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1. Kaya


English Translation

Marijuana


Definition

Made famous by the Bob Marley song of the same name, this is a slang term for marijuana


Example Sentences

Patois: Light up di kaya mi bredda, wi a guh smoke it all nite
English: Light up the marijuana my brother, we are going to smoke it all night



posted on May 2, 2014

2. boonoonoonoos


English Translation

sweetheart


Definition

someone dear to you


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi luv mi boonoonoonoos
English: I love you my sweetheart



posted on October 13, 2018

3. Bumbo-pussy-raasclaat


Definition

During an argument it is used to express feelings of anger or used when excited or within a conversation with friends.


Example Sentences

Patois: Bumbo-p**sy-raasclaat, cuh deh!!
English: What the f**k! Look at that!



posted on May 31, 2017

4. Deh Joke


English Translation

kidding


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh muss deh joke
English: You must be joking



posted on June 19, 2020

5. Yuh


English Translation

You


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh need fi cum now
English: You need to come now



posted on July 15, 2013

6. Doah


English Translation

Don't


Example Sentences

Patois: Doah cum roun yah
English: Don't come around here



posted on July 3, 2019

7. Pum Pum tun down


English Translation

YUh p**sy smell like jones beach


Definition

A vagina with extremely sour scents


Example Sentences

Patois: Gyal! yuh pum pum tun down, mi cyan go fishing outta dat bumbowhole
English: Girl! your vagina stinks, I can go fishing out of that motherf**ker



posted on May 8, 2014

8. Badmind


English Translation

jealous / envious


Definition

someone that is jealous


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh too badmind
English: Your too jealous



posted on April 26, 2016

9. Ova Dweet


English Translation

Excessive / over do it


Definition

To do more than is necessary


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh neva haffi drink suh much, yuh deh ova dweet
English: You didn't have to drink so much, you're being excessive



posted on January 2, 2017

10. Queff


English Translation

To kill or murder


Definition

To kill or murder someone, especially by the use of the gun.


Example Sentences

Patois: Nuh lang talking, jus queff dem all straight
English: No time wasting, just kill them all at once.



posted on July 29, 2016

11. Bloodclaat


English Translation

Blood Cloth


Definition

Bloodclaat is used as an adjective when cussing. The direct translation is Blood Cloth, meaning sanitary towel! P**syclaat also translates to P**sy Cloth, same ting... Raasclaat and Bumboclaat and Battyclaat translate as Bum Cloth, as in toilet roll!

I dont really feel to put a cuss here, lets just say if someone calls you a bloodclaat they are implying that you are the recipricant of body waste! In simpler terms, you are filthy!


Example Sentences

Patois: How di bloodclaat yuh fi duh mi like dat?
English: How the f**k could you do me like that?



posted on January 21, 2015

12. Sedway


English Translation

Same way


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi dweet di sedway
English: I did it the same way



posted on June 21, 2020