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  • Definitions starting with B: bully rim
    Entry: n. the circular wire frame which supports the BULLY NET: You hang the bully-rim on the staff (Andros).  ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bumble-fly
    Entry: [cf. BOOMBA FLY, influence by bumble, to buzz, as a fly OED] n. an insect (sp?) resembling a gnat which is attracted to sores: 1966 ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bun-bun
    Entry: [Atlantic; BUN + reduplication] n. burnt food on the bottom of the pot (considered a delicacy). = POTCAKE I, SWINGE n. (Mayag.) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bunch
    Entry: [W Car.] n. a banana stem with nine or more HANDS or clusters. (Gen.) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bunday
    Entry: /bondéy/ [etym. uncertain; Crowley (1966:20) suggests Port. bom dia good day, or Fr. bon Dieu the good Lord; S. Norton (p.c.) derives it from one ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bungy
    Entry: See BOUNGY ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bunny-sickle
    Entry: See BANNY-SINKLE. ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bunwood
    Entry: [cf. BUN + wood] n. charcoal. (Black) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: buoy
    Entry: /bwohy/ [Car.; cf. Jam. bwai DJE] n. boy, man: Dats da two buoy (Brown 33). cf. BOY (San Sal., Mayag.) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bur
    Entry: See B'. ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bur grass
    Entry: [W Car.] n. a plant, Cenchrus echinatus, the sand bur: 1889 (Gardner 361). = BIRD GRASS, BUD GRASS, PRICKLE GRASS (Gen.) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: burn (2)
    Entry:  n. [by hypercorrection; cf. BUN burn] bun: 1895 Twelve burns (sweet cakes) vw'at vwas in de hoven (Edwards 96). (Mayag.) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: burst
    Entry: /boys/ [ in reference to ejaculation; cf. Krio wata bos 'water bursts': water comes out in a spate, suddenly and unexpectedly KED] v. (of men) ...

  • Definitions starting with B: bush
    Entry: n. 1. [Atlantic; OED "(Recent, and probably a direct adoptation of the Dutch bosch in colonies originally Dutch) applied to the uncleared or untilled districts in the ...

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