Lexicon

Want to look up some words and phrases, got a catchy tune in your head and want to know what some things exactly mean?

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BIG BOUT YAH
Large and in charge. Superlative indicating status (power, fame, money, talent, etc) within some social group
BISCUIT
a particularly attractive woman
BISSY
cola nut.
BOOPS/BOOPSIE
Boops is a man, often older, who supports a young woman; boopsie refers to a kept woman
BLACK UP
To smoke weed. Like somene would ask "You Black up today?" Meaning did you smoke today
BLACKHEART MAN
a rascal, a hooligan
BLOUSE AND SKIRT
common exclamation of surprise.
BLY
chance, "must get a bly", "must get a chance".
BOASIE
adj. proud, conceited, ostentatious. Combination of English boastful and Yoruba bosi-proud and ostentatious
BOASIN TONE
Swollen penis or testicles
BOBO
fool.
BOBO DREAD
a rastafarian sect based on the teachings of Prince Emanuel Edwards distinguished by turbin-like headdresses, flowing white robes and communal living
BODERATION
Boderation comes from the word bother and that's basically what it means. If something is a boderation then it's a bother.
BONG BELLY PICKNEY
a greedy child who ate too much.
BOONOONOONOUS
Meaning wonderful.
BOX
To smack or to hit in the face.
BRAA
from BREDDA; brother.
BRAATA
a little extra; like the 13th cookie in a baker's dozen; or an extra helping of food. In musical shows it has come to be the encore.
BREDREN
one's fellow male Rastas
BRINDLE
to be angry

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