Definitions starting with S

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[Pan-Creole; cf. Negro Dutch súsu, LA Fr. soso, Port. Cr. soso, Atlantic Eng. Cr. soso, which seem to be a reduplication of Port. só only, but may have been influenced by Yoruba ʃoʃo only (Taylor 1977:167); cf. also lbo sonsua only (Okolo p.c.)] adj. plain, unadorned: We ain' got Long Tom – just soso Tom (Exuma).

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Last update: 2011-10-26 16:54
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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