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  • Definitions starting with P: pink
    Entry:  [DJE, the butter bird or roseate stilt; OED, the chaffinch; from its cry] n. a bird (sp?): 1977 red-winged blackbirds, pinks, and a host of ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pissy
    Entry: [cf. Brit, slang pissed drunk, US slang pissed (off) angry] adv. very (drunk or angry only?): 1971 I got pissy drunk (McCartney 44). De boy ...

  • Definitions starting with P: place
    Entry: [cf. racing place third] v. to occupy a particular position in a sequence: I am from a family of seven children, placing the fifth child ...

  • Definitions starting with P: plantation
    Entry: [W Car.; OED, an assemblage of growing plants of any kind which have been planted] n, a small field for crops cleared in the scrubland: ...

  • Definitions starting with P: play-play
    Entry: [Car.; cf. Sra, pré-pré in fun WST; SA play-play make-believe] adj. imaginary, pretend: I making doll-baby dress. This a play-play sewing machine (Nassau). (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pluck
    Entry: [cf. Haitian plimen to pluck, have inter­course HCEFD; cf. DAS pluck to have sexual intercourse with; a thinly veiled rhyming euphe­mism for the taboo fuck] v. ...

  • Definitions starting with P: plum rose
    Entry: [from plum-like fruit, which taste of rosewater (Cassidy p.c.)] n. a shrub, Eugenia jambos: 1972 (Durrell 86). ROSE APPLE (Nassau) ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pock, pork
    Entry: /pohk/ [cf. OED puck to hit or strike obs. except dial.] v. 1. to hit with around object such as a ball or a stone. (Black) 2. ...

  • Definitions starting with P: poker
    Entry: [OED poke to jab] n. a kind of large mos­quito (sp?): Down along that track road them poker does bug me every time (Nassau). (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with P: poo
    Entry: [euphemism for poop] n. 1. buttocks. (Eleu.) 2.   the rump, as of a fowl. (Long) 3.   anus. (Nassau, San Sal.) 4.   [cf. Atlantic pupú idem (Hancock 1969:60) and Haitian poupou idem HCEFD] faeces. ...

  • Definitions starting with P: poop-poop
    Entry: (Nassau, White); pop-pop (Eleu.) [cf. W Car. pok-pok idem; W3 put-put idem; from the sound of the engine] n. a slow passenger boat. ...

  • Definitions starting with P: poor
    Entry: /poh/ [OED, lean and feeble from ill feeding] adj. (of people) thin: He liking that poor girl live over by Rodney-dem (Nassau). (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pop
    Entry: v. [Car.; also US dial. South WEA, Black (Smiley 1919:371); OED, to burst with a pop] 1. ...

  • Definitions starting with P: poppy-show
    Entry: [Car.; Brit. dial. 'puppet show' EDD] n. 1.a ridiculous exhibition: Beauty contests are only a poppy-show (COB). (Nassau) 2. a person who shows off, making ...

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