Definitions starting with W

ID #2562

watch

[cf. Krio wachpοt 'watch pot' to sit around a pot on the fire, hoping to receive some of the meal KED] v. (of a visitor at mealtime) to wait around in hope of being offered food: He always come over here watchin' (Eleu.). cf. CIPHER

Tags: food, time, verb

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Last update: 2010-11-07 19:09
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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