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  • Definitions starting with O: on (2)
    Entry: prep. in various idioms: on catch [cf. OED catch fire become ignited] phr. on fire: 1918 When de fire was on ketch, put de piece ...

  • Definitions starting with O: ona
    Entry: /óhna/ [cf. Atlantic unu you pl. (Hancock 1969:62) from lbo unu idem (Turner 1949:203); cf. óna/ idem on Roatán, Bay Islands, Honduras (J. Ryan p.c.)] ...

  • Definitions starting with O: onaself
    Entry: [cf. DNA -self] reflex. pron. yourselves: I say, "Ah well, now, don't worry onase'f (San Sal.). cf. YINNASELF, YOIJNAYSELVES ...

  • Definitions starting with O: one day more 'an all
    Entry: [Gul. idem (Work 1919:441); cf. also Krio wan de ya idem KED, Cam. some day been de idem (Todd 1979), Haitian you jou idem (Gaujean ...

  • Definitions starting with O: one mind tell me
    Entry:  [Gul. idem (Writers' Program 1940:62); cf. MY MIND TELL ME and US colloq. "I had a mind to, . ."] n. phr. I had a vague, ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pacific
    Entry: pacific [from specific by simplification of initial consonant cluster] adj. specific: They can be placed in a pacific field for [job] training (COB). <Nassau> ...

  • Definitions starting with O: one-one
    Entry: [Pan-Creole; cf. Haitian yun-yun (Sylvain 1936:73); cf. Port. Cr.  (Ivens Ferraz 1979: 59), Yoruba ok'pkan DYL, Bemba u-mo u-mo (Mann p.c.), Twi baako-baako (Aboagye p.c.), ...

  • Definitions starting with O: one time ago
    Entry:  adv. phr. 1. a while ago: One time ago she didn't used to speak to people (Nassau). (Black) 2. a long time ago; back in ...

  • Definitions starting with O: orchid tree
    Entry: [from its large, lavender flowers resembling orchids] n. a tree, Bauhinia sp.: 1971 (Rabley 51). = BUTTERFLY FLOWER (Gen.) ...

  • Definitions starting with O: one two-three
    Entry: [cf. Sra. wan toe WST, Krio tu-tri KED, Trin. two tree (Winer), Gul. two-t'ree (Gon-zales 1922:336), all ´several'; cf. also ONE a, and Scots twa-three two ...

  • Definitions starting with O: oon.
    Entry: See OWN ...

  • Definitions starting with O: operate
    Entry: [Atlantic; OED, of drugs and medicines, as cathartics etc.: to act] v. to loosen the bowels as a cure for constipation or a cause of ...

  • Definitions starting with O: orange apple
    Entry: [OED idem obs. 1561 only] n. the common or sweet orange, Citrus aurantium: 1889 (Gardner 370). = GOLDEN APPLE, FORBIDDEN FRUIT, OREENGE  (Inagua) ...

  • Definitions starting with O: oreenge
    Entry: /aríynj/ [W Car.; cf. OED orenge to 1700's, Scots oreynzel n. the orange_ = FORBIDDEN FRUIT, GOLDEN APPLE, ORANGE APPLE  (Black) ...

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