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  • Definitions starting with N: niggerly
    Entry:  [cf. NIGGER 4 + -ly forming adj. from n. as in manly; cf. niggerly niggardly in Brit. dial. OED and US dial. South WEA] adj. ...

  • Definitions starting with N: niglum vitae, ninglum vitae
    Entry: /ní(ng)glam váytiy/; nignal whitey, nickly white (Eleu.); nigla whitey (Exuma); niglum whitey (Inagua, San Sal.); nigger whitey (Inagua, Mayag.); niggly whitey [cf. DJE nigum bitey ...

  • Definitions starting with N: ninny
    Entry: n. 1. [cf. Belize nene pudenda (Young); cf. Common Bantu *-néná- pubic region (Carter p.c.)] vagina. (Inagua, Eleu.) 2. [cf. ninny nipple US Black, breast ...

  • Definitions starting with N: nor'ard
    Entry: /nóhrad/ (Black); north'ard /nóhdhad/ (White) [cf. OED northward towards the north; cf. Scots norit, northart idem CSD, US dial. North, nautical norard, north 'ard ADD] ...

  • Definitions starting with N: northern apple
    Entry: [from its place of origin] n. the North American apple, as opposed to the sugarapple, pineapple, etc.: 1940 Nodden apple an' grape an' tings like ...

  • Definitions starting with N: nothing: ain nothin' to it
    Entry: (US Black idem, a curt, resisting reply often given to "What's happening?" or "How are you?" (Claerbaut 57); US colloq. idem, it's not difficult] phr, ...

  • Definitions starting with N: number eleven
    Entry: DJE idem: "First introduced into this island in June 1782, being among a number of valuable plants taken in a French vessel, bound from the ...

  • Definitions starting with L: Leekie
    Entry: [etym. uncertain, but cf. DHS Leek Welsh­man, and Scots leeky of the hair: much in need of curling tongs CSD] n. a Chinese person (slang). cf. WONG (Nassau, ...

  • Definitions starting with M: mice (2)
    Entry: [cf. MOIST mildew, by the sound shifts in hice hoist, i.e. /ohy/ to /ay/ with simplification of final consonant cluster] n. mildew (Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with M: might could, mighta coulda
    Entry: [cf. Jam. maita kyan (Bailey 1966:45); also Gul. ADD; "I might could do it occurs in certain northeastern English, southern Scottish, and southern American varieties" ...

  • Definitions starting with M: might haddy (do something)
    Entry: v. phr. might have (had) to: 1940 I might haddy take it (Dupuch 16). (Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with M: mill-grinder
    Entry: [redundant; cf. Holm 1978:120 and HAND-GLOVE, ROCK-STONE] n. a mill, especially a pepper mill. (Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with M: Miss Palmer and her five daughters
    Entry: [cf. US slang "see Madame Hand; see Madame Thumb and her forur daughters" idem (Claire 29); cf. PALMING masturbation, and Palmer and surname] phr. masturbation: ...

  • Definitions starting with M: molasses
    Entry: [OED, syrup obtained from sugar in the process of refining] n. a syrup obtained from boiling down the juice of watermelon, grapefruit, or guava and ...

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