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  • Definitions starting with T: truck
    Entry: [cf. OED tuck to feed heartily or greedily, also OED truck odds and ends; things of little value] v. 1. to snack, especially on food ...

  • Definitions starting with T: true: too true to be a lie
    Entry: phr. so typical that it must be true. <Nassau> ...

  • Definitions starting with T: turn off
    Entry: [OED, to divert (lit, and fig.)] n. a change in routine: 1977 For a turn off, or change, next morning, it was potato and fish ...

  • Definitions starting with T: two-face-ted
    Entry: [from two-faced + -ed] adj. hypocritical: Don't never make friends with her, boy, cause she too two-face-ted (Nassau). <Black> ...

  • Definitions starting with S: settle his behind
    Entry: [cf. Bartlett 1848 settle one's hash to properly punish one; cf. Scots settle attend to] phr. to spank (a child): When I reach home, I ...

  • Definitions starting with S: Seven-Day people
    Entry: [by simplification of final consonant cluster of seventh] n. Seventh-Day Adventists: These Seven-Day people does do some odd things, boy! (Nassau). Also Seven-Day man, woman, ...

  • Definitions starting with S: sex
    Entry: [by shortening of phr. such as to have sex] v.t. (of males) to have sexual intercourse: When I come back he was sexing her in ...

  • Definitions starting with S: shakry
    Entry: /shéykri/ [Belize idem (Dayley); probably from shakey, influenced by SHAKER] adj. dilapidated. <Nassau> ...

  • Definitions starting with S: share
    Entry: v. 1. [OED idem rare] to divide into parts or shares: 1966 He share the hog in a half (Crowley 108). None wasn't agree with ...

  • Definitions starting with S: sheep-runner
    Entry:  [OED, sheep farmer (Australia)] n. 1. a native of Inagua: 1979 (LaRoda 68). 2. a native of Long Island: That gal is a born sheep-runner ...

  • Definitions starting with S: shine
    Entry: adj. 1. [Atlantic; cf. DJE, KED] shiny, shining. 2. [cf. DAE shiner a silver or gold coin, slang.] (of coins) silver, as opposed to copper: ...

  • Definitions starting with S: shine-head
    Entry: [Atlantic] n., often attributive, a bald head: See that shine-head man over there? (Nassau). = BALL-HEAD <Black> ...

  • Definitions starting with S: shingles
    Entry:  [cf. OED shingle wooden house-tile] n. 1. roofing, including tar paper, asbestos, metal, etc.: 1966 (Otterbein 112): My grandmother house make out of them tar-paper ...

  • Definitions starting with S: shingling
    Entry:  [from appearance] n. newspaper or crepe paper cut into broad strips for JUNKANOO costumes, as opposed to the narrow strips called FRINGE. <Exuma, Nassau> ...

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