mamaguy

/ (ˈmɑːməˌɡaɪ) Caribbean /

verb

(tr) to deceive or tease, either in jest or by deceitful flattery

noun

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
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