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  • Definitions starting with M: mouth
    Entry: /mawt/ [OED, exterior opening of the mouth; aperture for filling] n. 1, the mouth and chin: 1940 All dese marble-head, twis-face, box-mout peepul (Dupuch). cf. ...

  • Definitions starting with M: mouth-stash
    Entry: /mawt stash/ [Car.; from moustache. by folk etym.: cf. MOU mouth] n. moustache, (Nassau) ...

  • Definitions starting with M: move
    Entry: [W Car.] n. movement: That same move [of the body] (Nassau). (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with M: muddy-brown, muddy
    Entry: adj. (of persons) having a medium dark complexion. (Nassau) ...

  • Definitions starting with M: mull(ed) tomato
    Entry: [cf. OED mull to make (wine, beer, etc.) into a hot drink with the addition of sugar, spices, beaten yolk of egg, etc. I n. ...

  • Definitions starting with M: mussy, mussa, must be
    Entry: /mósi/ [Car.; cf. DJE mosi, Gul. "Oonuh mus'be t'ink..." (Gonzales 1924:12); from must be or must have in speculative sense] adv, apparently; probably: 1936 He ...

  • Definitions starting with L: less'n, lessen
    Entry: conj. 1. [cf. OED less than unless obs. →1772; US dial. idem ADD] unless: 1969 It ain't gon grow lessen he bud it wid a good healty ...

  • Definitions starting with P: picky-head
    Entry: [cf. Car, picky-picky head idem DJE] n. an uncomplimentary term for a woman with hair that is short and tightly curled: 1966 Picki-head: hair of ...

  • Definitions starting with P: piece (2)
    Entry: n. 1. [Car.; from piece as a quantifier with mass nouns, e.g. a piece of bread (furniture, advice, etc.), possibly converging with uses in other ...

  • Definitions starting with P: piece-piece
    Entry: [cf. OED piece by piece; by reduplication of piece] adv. bit by bit; gradually: I find out about it piece-piece (Nassau). cf. ONE-ONE (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pilcher
    Entry: (Eleu., Mayag.); pincher (Black) [cf. DJE pincher idem; OED pilcher pilchard obs. → 1796] n. a small fish, Harengula sp., used for bait: Pincher is ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pimp
    Entry: v. [cf. Guy. pimpish observing slyly (Rickfor 1976: 12), Vir. pimpin' spying (Roy); Australian pimp n. sneak, informer W3; DAE pimp v. do mean action ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pimp, pimper
    Entry: n. [cf. PIMP v. 1] a person who passes on incriminating information; a police informer: 1981 A key spokesman for the FNDM in Grand Bahama ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pine-yard
    Entry: [from OED pine coniferous tree + yard enclosed land planted with trees] n. pine forest: 1910 Pine-yard, as the pine woods are locally called (Northrop ...

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