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  • Definitions starting with O: one mind tell me
    Entry:  [Gul. idem (Writers' Program 1940:62); cf. MY MIND TELL ME and US colloq. "I had a mind to, . ."] n. phr. I had a vague, ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pacific
    Entry: pacific [from specific by simplification of initial consonant cluster] adj. specific: They can be placed in a pacific field for [job] training (COB). <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 ...

  • Definitions starting with O: one-one
    Entry: [Pan-Creole; cf. Haitian yun-yun (Sylvain 1936:73); cf. Port. Cr.  (Ivens Ferraz 1979: 59), Yoruba ok'pkan DYL, Bemba u-mo u-mo (Mann p.c.), Twi baako-baako (Aboagye p.c.), ...

  • Definitions starting with O: one time ago
    Entry:  adv. phr. 1. a while ago: One time ago she didn't used to speak to people (Nassau). (Black) 2. a long time ago; back in ...

  • Definitions starting with O: other
    Entry: /óda/ [cf. NEXTother, plus hypercorrection; cf. Haitian lót idem HCEFD] adj. (in a series) next: One is gumelemi bark, the other one is five-finger, the ...

  • Definitions starting with O: otherwise
    Entry:  [cf. OED no other wise 1597 (standard US usage does not permit no, any, etc. before otherwise); cf. also "Otherwise than that, as the Bermudians ...

  • Definitions starting with O: out
    Entry: v 1. [Car.; OED idem obs. →1621; aiso dial. in Brit. EDD, US South ADD] to put out (a light, etc.), to extinguish: 1918 My ...

  • Definitions starting with O: out out
    Entry: v. 1. [E Car. (CoLlymore 83, Yansen 40); cf. OUT v. 1. + out particle] to extinguish: Out out the light (Exuma). He outing it out ...

  • Definitions starting with O: outside
    Entry: [cf. OUTSIDE CHILD] adj. illegitimate: outside brother (Nassau). —adv. out of wedlock: I got two brother inside but I got—let me see—how much outside? (Andros). ...

  • Definitions starting with O: outside relative
    Entry: [i.e. outside the immediate family] n. a remotely related member of the family, such as a second or third cousin. (Nassau) ...

  • Definitions starting with O: out the way
    Entry: [cf. OED out of the way seldom met with, peculiar, devious; cf. OUT out of] adj, t. unusual: 19361 didn' tink it wuz out o' ...

  • Definitions starting with O: out town
    Entry: [cf. go out; also downtown, uptown] phr. into town: I goin' out town (Nassau). out-town people n. people who live just outside of town. (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with O: overnight food
    Entry: [ from leaving over night] n. leftover food. Her husband say he won't eat no overnight food (Nassau). (Black) ...

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