The Caribbean Dictionary

An informal title used for greeting among male friends.
+ 7
A wine or dance involving simultaneous and coordinated movements of the hips, knees and head.
+ 5
Marijuana; Cannabis
A large head.
Crowded or filled to capacity.
Very thin; skinny; malnourished
Automatic transmission
Very thin; skinny; malnourished
moko jumbee
Stilt dancers in an African tradition carried over into carnival. Their costumes represent beings from the realm of the dead
peas and rice
A dish made from rice and peas or beans. Red kidney beans and gungo are commonly used. The dish is typically prepared with coconut...
A speed bump; A traffic calming feature of road design used to slow traffic, or reduce through traffic, via vertical deflection.


Going to
+ 8
To dance in a sexually explicit or suggestive manner