To be beckoned by unseen forces. Juju is usually implied e.g. dem dey call you?
Carry dey do
Titled Chief, Compound chief Council chief
Fried bits of pastry served as appetiser. See Small chop
Food 2. Income 3. Bribe 4. Embezzle money e.g Dat Oga chop belle-full bifor e retire
Threats to an opponent e.g. you dey chop bottle? (literally – eat glass)
House keeping allowance
Sweat like a pig e.g. which one you dey sweat laik Christmas goat. (the goat is nervous Christmas approaches)
Prick or Stab e.g Why you chuk me naif?
Grin and bear it e.g close eye drink dat medicine ojare
Loose ones mind e.g. Dat guy dey Colo
Fenced off enclosure usually containing houses
Spoilt beyond repair e.g. see how she juss condemn the moto
Nationals (of that Country)
Cut and sew