Chale



Meaning

Chale is a Ghanaian pidgin word for a friend.


Example

Chale, where you dey?


Origin: Accra



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Rydee



Meaning

right now, just now


Example

I dey road top dey come rydee


Origin: Ghana



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dawg



Meaning

to forget about, to abandon or to stop


Example

Look sharp den dawg that matter.


Origin: Ghana



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look sharp



Meaning

to hurry up or to be quick


Example

Chale time dey go oo, you for look sharp den link up.


Origin: Ghana



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link up



Meaning

to meet up or to catch up


Example

Chale I see you tsee oo we for try link up soonest




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block



Meaning

usually means money or cash in Ghana


Example

You dey hold bunch block oo


Origin: Ghana



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Blaze



Meaning

the act of smoking, to iron clothing, or to burn.


Example

You for try shun dey blaze oo, ma guy


Origin: Ghana



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Ref



Meaning

Ref is a Ghanaian pidgin word for a car.


Example

Chale, I dey search ref buy


Origin: Ghana



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bore



Meaning

To be angered, annoyed or irritated.


Example

The shoddy make I bore waaa


Origin: Ghana



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John or Jon



Meaning

A common word for a foolish or a stupid person in Ghana.


Example

Dawg that n*gg*, he jon pass.
You figure this move be jon menners demma move?


Origin: Ghana



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