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  • Definitions starting with C: colly
    Entry: n. 1. also pot colly [OED idem obs. exc. dial.; also Bermuda, US dial. South ADD] soot. (Gen.) 2. [cf. Jam. Rasta colly, colly-weed ganja ...

  • Definitions starting with C: comallomy
    Entry: See GUM ELEMI ...

  • Definitions starting with C: coloured
    Entry: [OED, having skin other than "white"; esp. wholly or partly of the negro or "coloured" race; in the US this term, usually equivalent to "Negro", ...

  • Definitions starting with C: coming moon
    Entry: n. phr. waxing moon. = YOUNG MOON cf. WASTE MOON (Adelaide) ...

  • Definitions starting with C: commonage land, common edge land, communist land
    Entry: [cf. OED commonage land held in common] n. land without title held by a group: 1980 According to the Dev-Bank. ... commonage land refers to ...

  • Definitions starting with C: company
    Entry: v. [W Car.; OED, to keep company with arch. →1814; Scots idem F,DD] to provide companionship. (Black) —n. social peer; a person of the same ...

  • Definitions starting with C: conch-shell
    Entry: [Car.] n. a conch-shell horn, used as a signal: 1978 These conch shells each have a small hole pierced either at one or both ends of the ...

  • Definitions starting with C: coney (1), cony
    Entry: [cf. BAHAMA CONEY] n. Obs, a mammal, probably the hutia (Geocapromys ingrahami) 1647 There is scarcely any beast on them save a Cony, that bath a talk ...

  • Definitions starting with C: concert
    Entry: ["In Cayman a concert is almost any kind of public entertainment and need not be musical" (Doran 1954:84)] n. a church program to raise funds; ...

  • Definitions starting with C: concertine
    Entry: [from resemblance to a concertina] n. a style of plaiting STRAW1 into a spiral to decorate hats (Wyannie Malone Museum display). (Andros) ...

  • Definitions starting with C: Conch
    Entry: /kohngk/ [from conch, the large sea snail (Strombus sp.) eaten by Bahamians; cf. OED Conch "a local nickname for the lower class of inhabitants of the ...

  • Definitions starting with C: Conch
    Entry: Conchs are very abundant in the warm seas around the Bahamas. They are gastropods with foot-long shells resembling those of snails, and they have always been one of ...

  • Definitions starting with C: conch bubby
    Entry: [cf. CONCH + BOBBY breast, from shape; cf. DUG] n. the soft, black protrusions on the body of a conch: Boy, conch (tubby ugly—it so black and slimey ...

  • Definitions starting with C: conch-eye
    Entry: n. the conch's operculum, the horny cover sealing the shell when the foot is retracted. = CAP, (CONCH) HORN, HELMET, SPUR (White) ...

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