A little more vocabulary expansion today. In honor of Diana being all gaga over this boy I will keep teens and flirting as the theme.
Bamsee: Backside, bottom, posterior, also referred to as bam-bam.
Gyal, de way yuh shakin' yuh bamsee will make a boy go mad!
Bazodee: Giddy or light-headed. Totally confused. Can rfer to being head over heels in love or the disorientation following a car accident. (don't you love that contrast?)
Dat chile takin' one look at Winston an she gone bazodee!
Belly: Intestinal fortitude, guts.
Dat boy have real belly, carryin' on with Flora when he say he love me.
Current: Hinted sexual interest.
Man, I gettin' current from dat gyal in the de red dress.
Cut-eye: A malicious look.
He think I givin' current? Nuh man, I givin' him de cut-eye instead.
Doux-doux: (doo-doo) Sweetheart, sweetiepie.
Come gimme sugah, meh doux-doux.
Love buttons: Pimples, called such because of the frequency with which teeneagers get them and how they fall in and out of love.
Petal, yuh have a few love buttons, gyal. Best keep yuh face clean.
Surprise de water: To finally bathe after a long time.
Well, Renwick mus' be bazodee fuh some gyal. He gone and surprise de water and lookin' so nice all of a sudden
Tabanca: The forlorn feelings when a love affair ends. The increasingly severe forms are tarange, and foofooroo
Things eh work out with Flora an' Winston. Now see dem havin' some real tabanca.
Too-tool-bay: Same as bazodee.
Oh gosh, look how he all mad fuh she. Dat some real too-tool-bay happenin'.