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  • Definitions starting with R: relax yourself, relax your mind, relax off
    Entry: [cf. OED relax reflexive obs. → 1784] v. phr. to relax; to stop worrying: Well, let's relax weself then! (Andros). Every day I does sit ...

  • Definitions starting with R: representer
    Entry: [OED idem obs. → 1726] n. a representative, especially a member of Parliament: He's my representer (Nassau). (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with R: rev
    Entry: [OED "abbrev. for reverend" (used with surname)] n. a familar but respectful term of address to a protestant minister, comparable to doc: The rev say ...

  • Definitions starting with R: rice bellow, rice bullo
    Entry: [cf. OED pilau an Oriental dish consisting of rice boiled with fowl, meat, or fish, and spices, raisins, etc.; cf. US dial. South purlo rice cooked ...

  • Definitions starting with R: ride (2)
    Entry: [Gul. idem (Parsons 1923:54); cf. DAE ride to convey in a vehicle obs. → 1848] v. to give someone a ride: My uncle ride tourist around in his carriage ...

  • Definitions starting with R: right so
    Entry: adv. phr. just like that; with no further ado: The mothers today don't listen to the children say they prayers. They let them go to ...

  • Definitions starting with R: road
    Entry: [OED any way or course obs. → 1826; cf. Sra. pasi road, path WST; Djuka idem, road, way (to do something) (J. Rubinowitz p.c.)] n. 1. route: We sail ...

  • Definitions starting with R: roast
    Entry: /rows/ [W Car.; OED "mod. use, to cook meat in an oven, for which older term is bake") v. to cook (meat) over a fire only, as ...

  • Definitions starting with R: rob somebody out of something
    Entry: [OED with prep. of only; cf. cheat somebody out of something] v. phr. ro rob something from somebody: She gon rob me out of my ...

  • Definitions starting with T: ten, ten, the Bible ten!
    Entry: [cf. DJE cut ten in the sence of Roman numeral X: to make the sign of the cross (as a religious symbol to ward off ...

  • Definitions starting with T: ten to two
    Entry: [from the upward position of the arms, likened to the hands of a clock] phr. apparently dead; half dead: HE look like ten to two ...

  • Definitions starting with T: thatchberry
    Entry: [cf. THATCH 2; from its berry-like fruit] n. a kind of palmetto, Coccothrinax sp.: Mama Gus kitchen have a thatchberry roof (Nassau).= BOAR TOP, TOP ...

  • Definitions starting with T: thatch broom
    Entry: n. a broom made of palm fronds: When our tatch broom old, we does use it in de yard (Nassau). ...

  • Definitions starting with T: them (2)
    Entry: /dem/ demonstrative adj. pl. [Atlantic; also Gen. dial. In Brit. (EDD), US (ADD)] those: Dem tings ain’ no good (Nassau). ...

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