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  • Definitions starting with T: there
    Entry: n. [OED, in that place; cf. HERE this place] that place: She don’t like there (Exuma). Note the similar use of locative prep. Phr. as ...

  • Definitions starting with T: threaden
    Entry: /trédan/ [OED, made of thread arch, or dial.] v. to thread: 1977 She...look for some place to t'readen der t'ing an' hang it on a ...

  • Definitions starting with T: three-leaf
    Entry: [from its leaflet; OED different sp.] n. a tree: 1977 Allophyllus cobbe or Picodendron bacatum (Patterson 99). cf. BITTERWOOD 2. <Gen.>  ...

  • Definitions starting with R: rounce
    Entry: [cf. Brit. dial. rounce to bounce OED; US dial. rounce a ...

  • Definitions starting with T: turn-head
    Entry: [a calque?] n. (of women) turning the head and upper body away from a person, either abruptly to indicate disgust or slowly to be coy. ...

  • Definitions starting with R: rock spot fish
    Entry: [from markings] n. the smooth trunkfish, Acanthostracion polyonius. =HONEY-COMB COWFISH(Nassau) ...

  • Definitions starting with R: rod-wood
    Entry: n. a tree, Eugenia monticola or E. axillaris: : 1889 (Gardner 380-1). = WHITE STOPPER (San Sal.) ...

  • Definitions starting with R: rudeness
    Entry: [Atlantic; cf. RUDE] n. fornication, usually in the phr. do rudeness (euphemism ...

  • Definitions starting with S: salt
    Entry: [OED idem, obs. as predicative adj. --> 1799] adj. salty: That ...

  • Definitions starting with S: sang-eye
    Entry: /sangay/ [etym?, said to be Haitian] n. sexual intercourse: Catch a sang-eye (Andros). ...

  • Definitions starting with S: sanky
    Entry: /sangki/ (Cat); sanko /sangkow/, sangy /seynggi/, sane-guy /seynggay/ (San Sal.) ...

  • Definitions starting with S: San Salvador, San Sal
    Entry: [from Sp. 'Holy Savior', said to have been named by Columbus in ...

  • Definitions starting with S: sapodilla, sapodilly
    Entry: [Car.; W3 from Sp. zapotilla from Nahuatl tzapotl] n. a tree, Achras ...

  • Definitions starting with S: Saturday('s) allowance
    Entry: [from day on which slave were give it; cf. Scots Saturday's bawbee half-penny ...

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