Bus Carbide

Trini Phrase: Bus Carbide

While growing up in Mayaro, my grandparents neighbour was a welder by trade. His children frequently used to bus carbide during the holiday season.

Whe-Whe The Game based on Dreams

Trini Phrase: Whe-Whe

The abominable Whe-Whe is in full operation for many weeks in the Chinese quarter (Upper French Street) of Port-of-Spain, Trinidad.

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:

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.