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  • Definitions starting with W: wattle tree
    Entry: [cf. DIE wattle-wood (Laetia thamnia)] n. a tree (sp?) whose branches are used in making certain kinds of STRAW WORK. (Andros, Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with W: wayside bean
    Entry: n. a plant, Vigna sp., which has pale blue or lilac-colored flowers and bears pods. (Exuma, Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with W: weak back:have (or got) weak back
    Entry: [cf. BACK] phr. 1. to have a weak bladder: That boy got weak back-he does wet he bed every night (Eleu.). (Black) 2. [cf. Trin. ...

  • Definitions starting with W: whirlwind
    Entry: (Eleu.), whirlwind puff (Andros) [cf. OED whirlwind a rotating wind, often violent and destructive; whirl-puff idem obs.→ 1637] n. a light puff of wind which ...

  • Definitions starting with W: white roach
    Entry: [cf. Car, white cockroach idem DJE] n. a derogatory name for a Negroid albino. (Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with O: ocean durgon
    Entry: See OCEAN TURBOT (Black); ocean tally (Andros, Nassau); ocean durgon (Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with O: ocean turbot (Black); ocean tally (Andros, Nassau); ocean durgon (Eleu.)
    Entry: [cf. DJE ocean turbot different sp.] n. a fish, Canthidermis sufflamen: 1980 (Carey 13). ...

  • Definitions starting with O: off side
    Entry: [0ED, adv. phr. away from one's own side] n. a place out of the way or off to one side: 1918 I was standin' on de ...

  • Definitions starting with W: white-shield coot
    Entry: [from the white frontal shield over its beak] n. a bird, the American coot (Fulica americana): 1972 (Paterson 53). (Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with W: white-skin cassava
    Entry: [cf. Car, white cassada idem DIE; from its light color] n. a plant, sweet cassava (Manihot sp.) or its edible tuber. = WHITE STICK (Andros, ...

  • Definitions starting with Y: yellow tail snapper
    Entry: n. 1.a fish, Ocyurus chrysurus: 1968 (Böhlke 358). = YELLOW-TAIL (Eleu.) 2. [Car.] another fish, Messoprian chrysurus: The yellow-tail has two lines down the side ...

  • Definitions starting with O: olive plum
    Entry: [W3 different sp.] n. a tree, the satin-leaf starapple (Chrysophyllurn oliviforme) or its fruit: 1946 (Morton 89). = DAMSON PLUM , WILD STAR-APPLE (Eleu., Mayag.) ...

  • Definitions starting with O: one-minded
    Entry: adj. 1.[W Car.; by contrast to a phrase such as of two minds] decisive; clear-headed. (Black) 2. unanimous. (Eleu., Nassau) ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pain-a-(belly)
    Entry:  /peyn-/ ; /piyn-/ (Eleu.) [cf. DJE pain-a-ears] n. an ache, especially a stomach ache: He eat one small little bit of that barracuda and he ...

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