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CARD
to fool someone
CEASE & SEKKLE!
stop everything and relax!
CEPES (n.) - beard
CERACE
a ubiquitous vine used for boiling medicinal tea, and for bathing. It is proverbial for its bitterness.
CHA! or CHO!
a disdainful expletive pshaw! (2) very common, mild explanation expressing impatience, vexation or disappointment. (5), (exclamation) Damn!, Shit! Oh well., very common, mild explanation expressing impatience, vexation or disappointment.
CHAKA-CHAKA
messy, disorderly, untidy.
CHALICE, CHALEWA, CHILLUM
a pipe for smoking herb, usually made from coconut shell
CHAMPION
female of sexual prowess
CHANT
(v.) - to sing, especially cultural or spiritual songs
CHEAP
just as cheap, just as well.
CHI CHI MAN
a gay man
CHIMMY
chamber pot.
CLAP
hit, break, stride
CLOT
1. cloth, an essential part of most Jamaican bad words, such as bumbo clot, rass clot, blood clot, etc. The essence of Jamaican cursing seems to be nastiness, rather than the blashemy or sexuality which is characteristic of the metropolitan countries.
COCO
a potato-like edible root, known elsewhere as the taro or the eddo. It was brought to Jamaica from the South Pacific. This is completely distinct from cocoa, usually called chocolate.
COIL
money
COLD I UP
humiliate or be-little
COME DUNG come down, get ready (as to prepare to play a tune)