/ (ˈmɑːməˌɡaɪ) Caribbean /
(tr) to deceive or tease, either in jest or by deceitful flattery
an instance of such deception or flattery
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Word Origin for mamaguy
from Spanish mamar el gallo, literally: to feed the cock
Words nearby mamaguy
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