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Definitions of "Shotta" (Slang)

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1. Shotta


English Translation

Gangster


Definition

A gangster or criminal


Example Sentences

Patois: Di shotta dem tek ova di block.
English: The gangsters took over the block.


Related Words

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posted by anonymous on May 26, 2024


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Other Definitions of "Shotta"

2. Shotta


English Translation

Shooter


Definition

A person involved in criminal activities, often with guns


Example Sentences

Patois: Nuh call Shoota name roun' mi.
English: Don't call Shooter's name around me.


Related Words

Blacks , Bigga , Fatah , Peas Head ,



posted by anonymous on November 30, 2023


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3. Shotta


English Translation

Criminal, killer or murderer.


Definition

A criminal who usually operates for money.


Example Sentences

Patois: Man a shotta fram wi baan
English: We have been killers since we were born.


Related Words

Hot Steppa , Baby madda , Badman , Bait ,



posted by CongoKalungaGangalee on December 16, 2016


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4. Shotta (Noun)


English Translation

Gangster


Definition

Slang expression for a thug or gangster. Normally deals with drugs, murder, or other forms of illegal money making activities. The literal translation of shotta is “shooter”.


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi a shotta inna di streets
English: I’m a gangster in the streets


Related Words

Hot Steppa , Baby madda , Badman , Bait ,



posted by anonymous on September 10, 2013


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