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  • Definitions starting with B: bougaman (2)
    Entry: [cf. BOOGIE, BOOKER-MAN, etc.] n. nasal mucus (Eleu., Exuma, White) ...

  • Definitions starting with F: fair, fear
    Entry: /fie/ adv. I. [OED fair moderately, not excessively obs. → 1450; US dial. idem ADD] moderately: It fear drisslin' [Le. it's about to rain] (Eleu.). 2. ...

  • Definitions starting with B: braggard
    Entry: [OED, alternate form 1641, 1812; by analogy with -ard nouns (e.g. drunkard) or possibly from braggart by hypercorrection of devoiced final stops] n. braggart. (Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: brainsy
    Entry: /bréynzi/ [W Car.; cf. co]loq. Eng. adj. formed from n. pl. + -y (e.g. gutsy, ballsy) and MCC brienz brain (Holm 1978)] adj. clever. (Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bread
    Entry: [Car.; OED, a /oaf; a roll obs. → 1643] n. I. a loaf of bread; 1918 De nex' boy asked his mother to bake him ...

  • Definitions starting with B: breast
    Entry: prep. /bres/ [from abreast of] next to; by: 1936 I wait till he get down brest o' Missa Franklin house (Dupuch 45). You gatty walk ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bren
    Entry: (Black); bren-law (Eleu) [cf. Krio bran-lɔ idem KED; from brother-in-(law), but connotation that of Sp, cuñado or MCC waika] term of address or reference 1. ...

  • Definitions starting with B: brim (2)
    Entry: [US Black idem (Walker 1956:135); as variant form also in OED, DAE, DJE] n. a fish, the bream. (Eleu) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: britches
    Entry: [cf. US dial. idem breeches, short trousers n.pl. W3] n. sing., pl. trousers: 1966 This britches (Crowley 99). (Eleu, White). ...

  • Definitions starting with B: broad out
    Entry: (Black); broaden out (Nassau, Eleu.) [Car.; cf. Sra. bradi to spread WST; cf. OED broad v. obs. → 1399 and the more general tendency of ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bussard
    Entry: /bósad/ [cf. OED idem obs.→ 1700's] n. the buzzard or turkey vulture. (Eleu.) ...

  • Definitions starting with E: east'ard
    Entry: /i'ystad/ [nautical; cf. Brit. dial, North, West easter eastern EDD, US dial. North east'ard ADD] n., adj., adv, eastern; eastward: 1918 See him to the ...

  • Definitions starting with D: devil shoestring
    Entry: ; devil('s) vine [cf. US Black devil's shoestring idem (Dillard 1977:116)] n. a plant, Tephrosia virginiana, with a strong, wiry root running like a ...

  • Definitions starting with E: Empire flowers
    Entry: [from their blooming around Empire Day, May 23rd] n. the blossoms of the poinciana tree, Poinciana regia. = MAY-FLOWER TREE, SHAKER TREE, TOURIST TREE (Eleu.) ...

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