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  • Definitions starting with B: board-handle
    Entry: [Jam. idem DJE; cf. BOARD] n. a type of machete with a wooden handle. (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: board shoes
    Entry: [Car.; cf. BOARD] n. home-made sandals with wooden soles: I hear about board shoes before-time, but l ain' never see none—only the wampers (Nassau). (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: boar gum-elemi
    Entry: /bow gamélami/ [cf. BOAR 2, 3] n. 1. a tree, Bursera inaguensis: 1977 (Patterson 103). (Gen.) 2. the male gum-elemi tree, Bursera simaruba: Gum elemi-boar ...

  • Definitions starting with B: boar pigeon (plum)
    Entry: n. a tree, Coccoloba krugii, with small, dark red fruit: 1920 (Britton 118). = CRAB WOOD 3, FAMILY WOOD (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: boar top, bow top
    Entry: [cf. TOP palm] n. a variety of palm tree, Coccothrinax sp.: To make a broom: look for about ten leaves of bow top and tie ...

  • Definitions starting with B: boarwood, boa wood
    Entry:  n. a tree, Diospyros crassinervis, with round black fruit: 1920 (Britton 326). = FEATHERBED, OLD MAN 2 (San Sal.) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: boat lily
    Entry: n. a plant, Rhoeo discolor: 1920 (Britton 68). = PURPLE LILY ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bobo: go bobo
    Entry: [cf. BOSTON] phr. to get nearly all the tricks in playing whist: We gone bobo on them—they didn't even get one book (Nassau). ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bodooda
    Entry: /badúwda/ [etym?] n. a small red and black land crab. = JUNJO, SHAGGO (Mayag.) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bogus
    Entry: n. [cf. colloq. Brit. boagy, , Scots boakie, US booger idem] nasal mucus. = BOO, BOOBOO, BOOBY, BOOGIE (Exuma) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: boil
    Entry: /boyl, borl/ n. 1. [W Car.; cf. OED, that which is boiled 1755; Scots, meat for boiling CSD] a stew; anything boiled: 1918 They put ...

  • Definitions starting with B: boil fish
    Entry: [boil could derive from boiled (cf. FRY FISH) or be a n. adjunct (cf. BOIL 1)] n. a Bahamian dish, consisting of whitefish steaks boiled ...

  • Definitions starting with B: Boiling hole
    Entry: [cf. BOIL 2] n. a deep hole in the sea floor with surging fresh water: 1910 The boiling hole was about a foot under water ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bones: I bones
    Entry: [etym?] phr. (in playing KNUCKS HOLE with marbles) the announcement made after going from the first to the third hole and back again for the ...

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