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1. Goodie


English Translation

Goody


Definition

A well liked female friend


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi goodie a guh help
English: My goody is going to help



posted on September 5, 2021

2. Good Gyal


English Translation

Good Girl


Example Sentences

Patois: Shi nuh gi trouble, shi a good gyal
English: She doesn't give trouble, she's a good girl



posted on August 22, 2021

3. Bax Dung


English Translation

Slap you down


Definition

to cause someone to fall by striking with the open hand.


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi guh bax dung yuh!
English: I'm going to slap you down!



posted on July 27, 2021

4. Mi dawg dem


English Translation

Close friends


Definition

close friends or homies


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi dawg dem a cum later
English: My friends are coming later



posted on July 16, 2021

5. Banga


English Translation

Burner Phone


Definition

A prepaid cellular phone, replaced frequently to avoid leaving a trail and getting caught up in illegal activities


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi lost mi banga
English: `I've lost my burner phone



posted on July 10, 2021