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  • Definitions starting with B: boar pigeon (plum)
    Entry: n. a tree, Coccoloba krugii, with small, dark red fruit: 1920 (Britton 118). = CRAB WOOD 3, FAMILY WOOD (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with M: misty grouper
    Entry: n. a fish, Epinephelus mystacinus: 1968 (Böhlke 278). (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with P: prog, progue (1)
    Entry: /prohe [Car.; cf. OED, v.t. to beg obs. → 1656; v.i. to search about, esp. for food; Brit. dial. North, Mid idem EDD] v.t. to beg (for something): Where ...

  • Definitions starting with G: grub
    Entry: [OED, to dig; to rummage; to search in an undignified manner] v.t. to catch with the hands: We go in the mangra and grub fish. ..out da ...

  • Definitions starting with S: searching light
    Entry: (Black); search light (Eleu., San Sal.) [OED search light a powerful arc lamp] n. a torch; flashlight: If you got lantern [you can] carry that. . . ...

  • Definitions starting with S: searching needle
    Entry: [in reference to needle-like seed­cases which adhere to clothing in search of a place to grow] n. a plant, Bidens pilosa. = DUPPY NEEDLE, SHEPHERD'S NEEDLE ...

  • Definitions starting with S: seeking
    Entry: [cf. OED seek to try to find out rare] adj. 1. inquisitive: You're too seeking—you come around poking and seeking (Eleu.). (Black) 2. [also Gul. ...

  • Definitions starting with S: send call
    Entry: [Pan-Creole; cf. Papiamentu manda yama (lit, send call) to summon (E. Bendix p.c.) and Haitian voye chache (lit, send search) idem HCEFD; a calque on ...

  • Definitions starting with S: shepherd(s) needle
    Entry:  [W3 different sp.; cf. DAE Spanish needle idem; from needle-like seeds which cling to clothing] n. 1. a plant, Bidens sp.: 1889 Bidens bipinnata (Gardner ...

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