Trinidad Boboli

Trini Phrase: Boboli

A Boboli in Trinidad and Tobago is typically a person who allows another to beat him up, misuse him or make a fool of him.

Gossiping - Lady with hand over mouth

Trini Phrase: Maco

Everybody in Trinidad knows somebody that is a maco. What kind of Trini maco are you? Take the poll below:

Trini In Xisle Trinidad

Why I Started TriniInXisle?

As most of you know my name is Kirt Morris and I am the owner of Trini In Xisle. What you may not know is the origin story and why I started TriniInXisle.

Under Bamboo Trini Slang

Trini Phrase: Under Bamboo

A Hindu couple were declared, in Trinidad and Tobago to be “married under bamboo“, and the union had no constitutional standing whatsoever.

Chupid

Trini Phrase: Chupid

In Trinidad, the adjective chupid is used all the time in situations of great consternation. This week the pandemic Corona Virus (COVID-19) has highlighted the lapse in leadership and chupidees in our midsts.