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Definitions of "Nyam"


1. Nyam


English Translation

Eat


Definition

To eat


Example Sentences

Patois: Wi a go nyam some food now.
English: We are going to eat some food now.


Related Words

Ackee , Aile , Bag juice , ilaloo ,



posted by anonymous on June 4, 2024


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Other Definitions of "Nyam"

2. Nyam (Verb)


English Translation

Eat


Definition

A term used to mean eat or food, often used to describe the act of consuming a meal or snacks


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi deh nyam some jerk chicken, it taste good!
English: I'm eating some jerk chicken, it tastes good!



posted by anonymous on August 5, 2023


3. Nyam (Verb)


English Translation

Eat


Definition

To consume food


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi nyam ackee and saltfish fi breakfast
English: I ate ackee and saltfish for breakfast



posted by anonymous on June 19, 2023


4. Nyam


English Translation

Eat, eating, eaten etc...


Definition

Means either "eat" or "eating"


Example Sentences

Patois: Fram mawning mi nuh nyam
English: Since morning I haven't eaten



posted by YhawGucci2019 on November 22, 2018


5. Nyam


English Translation

eat


Definition

To eat


Example Sentences

Patois: Gimme food fi nyam
English: Give me food to eat



posted by Lian on March 26, 2017



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