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Definitions of "tek baaskit cyaary waata"

1. tek baaskit cyaary waata

English Translation

Use a basket to carry water


It's a Jamaican idiom which means to be robbed off your intelligence or be offered a raw or deceptive deal.

Example Sentences

Patois: Dat deh ah fake t'ing man, dem gi yuh ah baaskit fi cyaary waata.
English: That's a fake thing, you have been robbed off your intelligence(given a raw deal).

Related Words

One, one coco full basket , Mi cum yah fi drink milk, mi no cum yah fi count cow , Every hoe ha them stick a bush , Wah sweet nanny goat ago run him belly ,

posted by CongoKalungaGangalee on February 10, 2016

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