The Caribbean Dictionary

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apple banana
apple banana 1
Fig
- Yesterday
bie 1
Bermudians pronounce boy as buy/bie .
Nameless - Jun 28, 2016
rass 2
It means when you are mad like ...Oh rass somebody sent my car
Phillip - Jun 28, 2016
ackee
ackee 69
In St.lucia we have both fruits that are depicted above, how ever we recognize the first photo as Jamaican ackee and the second photo...
jules - Jun 28, 2016
flittas
flittas 2
Isn't it odd that the L's and R's kind of sound a like.
Nameless - Jun 27, 2016
coolie
coolie 56
In life, one word can carry multiple meanings. Who is anyone to tell the other person that they are using the word in the wrong way...
Shan - Jun 27, 2016
nice 1
Do you mean iced? Cause I don't really think it's nice to be intoxicated.
JSS1 - Jun 27, 2016
grigalizean 1
What does dangriga actually mean?
Dylan1 - Jun 27, 2016
bumboclaat 1
Me nuh know
Jero Hamilton - Jun 27, 2016
june plum
june plum 13
Jamaicans call it June Plum. I love the large ripe ones. They mostly use the young green ones to make juice from the smaller newer...
Lorna - Jun 26, 2016
mamapoule 1
Bitch man
Trini2009 - Jun 24, 2016
buddy 1
Another name for it is hampton.
Junior - Jun 24, 2016
cutlass
cutlass 4
We call it cutlass in The Bahamas too
KVC - Jun 24, 2016
backra 2
Both Cassidy (Dictionary of Jamaican English) and Allsop (Dictionary of Caribbean English) say it's a form of the word for "white...
Paula - Jun 23, 2016
smallie 2
Ty💚
chill - Jun 23, 2016
bajan 1
I Am a Bajan!
Okezie - Jun 23, 2016
cunumunu 5
Isn't it cunnamunu?
JSS1 - Jun 23, 2016
box ball 1
Picture of box ball
Red94 - Jun 23, 2016
sweat rice
sweat rice 19
Lizzy it's not sweet rice it's sweat rice
Sheemz - Jun 22, 2016
buss a file 1
Dukie
Justote28 - Jun 20, 2016
yard
yard 1
Saint Catherine
Justote22 - Jun 19, 2016
tambrin
tambrin 7
My favourite!!
Justote22 - Jun 19, 2016
neesberry
neesberry 2
where can I find this in the us
Chris Thompson - Jun 18, 2016
pomerac
pomerac 28
Plum rose here- does anyone know if it can grow in Florida ?
Kat - Jun 18, 2016
gooseberry
gooseberry 14
We call it damsel, looking at it bring back memories of that sour yet wonderful taste. Been a very long time since I've enjoy some...
Shireen - Jun 17, 2016
chatta box 1
A labba mouth person is one who talk too much and in an indiscreet manner.
Kevin - Jun 16, 2016
laba
laba 1
"If you eat labba and creek water, you must return to Guyana"
Kevin - Jun 16, 2016
manicou
manicou 29
Another definition is a Manicou man- an effeminate man in Trinidadian vernacular.
Kevin - Jun 16, 2016
counter flour 3
I'm in England. So is this Plain (no raising agent). Used to make boil dumplings) or Self Raising flour ( used to make fried...
Sharon - Jun 16, 2016
wassy 2
"this person is wassy"
j - Jun 16, 2016

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