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Patwa[edit | edit source]

Root

Jine up outta: leggo + beast.

Sound

  • IPA: /ˈlɛɡʌ‿biːs/
  • bruck up: le‧ggo‧beast

Noun

leggo beast · plural: (di) leggo beast dem · nuff: leggo beast

  1. (coarse) gyal weh lie wid nuff man[1]
    Example
    A dutty gyal dat, shi come een like leggo beast.
  2. (coarse) hothead yute or gyal weh hawd fi control.[2]
    Example
    Di man call di people dem pickney leggo beast true dem carry on bad an' run weh di teacha.

Haffi mention

Proof

  1. Calypso Drift (Steinberg Henry), 2014, ISBN 978-1-4931-5465-4, page 50
  2. Countryman Karl Black (Neville Farki), 1981, ISBN 0-904521-21-4, page 60