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  • Definitions starting with O: oven
    Entry: /ówvin/ [Atlantic pronunciation (Hancock 1969:54); cf, similar vowel correspondence in HONGRY, OGLY; cf. Scots oven a shallow pan or metal pot with lid, in which ...

  • Definitions starting with O: over back
    Entry:  n. 1. area from the harbour toward the ocean: 1977 (Albury 157). (White) 2. a plot of land used for farming. (Abaco) 3. an area ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pancake bush
    Entry:  See POUND-CAKE BUSH ...

  • Definitions starting with P: panelly
    Entry: panelly. See PAMOLLY. ...

  • Definitions starting with P: panny-cake
    Entry: panny-cake n. 1. [US dial. idem DARE] a pancake: Nancy fry panny-cakes this morning for break-fast (Nassau). cf. GRIDDLE-CAKE (Gen.) 2. [Car.] a thick, deep-fried ...

  • Definitions starting with P: panny sickle, pansicker
    Entry:  See BANNY SINKEL. ...

  • Definitions starting with O: own something to somebody
    Entry: [cf. OED own to acknowledge something in its relation to oneself ...to confess to be valid (with simple obj. or reflexive obj. and complement)] v. ...

  • Definitions starting with U: uncle
    Entry: /ongka/ [OED idem "local and US"; DAE uncle, unkey applied to Negroes, esp. an elderly slave or servant] n. 1. an affectionate and respectful title ...

  • Definitions starting with P: parch (2)
    Entry: patch /pa(h)ch/ [Atlantic; cf. OED parch to dry, shrivel; US dial, to roast ADD] v. to toast or roast (especially grains): The peanuts are usually ...

  • Definitions starting with P: parma city
    Entry:  [from spermaceti by simplification of initial consonant cluster and influence from city] n. spermaceti, a fatty substance obtained from whales and used to waterproof sails. ...

  • Definitions starting with P: paroquet
    Entry: paroquet /páraket/ [OED variant of parakeet, a small member of the parrot order] n. 1. a bird, the black-faced finch (Phonipara bicolor): 1880 (Cory 91). ...

  • Definitions starting with U: unu
    Entry: See ONA. 1695. ona ...

  • Definitions starting with Y: you-all
    Entry: [Car. (Hancock 1978:1); US dial. South idem ADD; cf. Twi mó nyina (lit, you all) idem (Herskovitz 288)] pron. you (plural): 1895 Chil-dren. . 'e'll ...

  • Definitions starting with Y: you-all self
    Entry: [cf. YOU-ALL + self] refl. pron. yourselves: Don't hurt you-all self! (San Sal.). cf. ONA SELF, YINNASELF, YOU-NAY SELVES (Black) 1821. you-nay selves 1795. yinnaself ...

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