Definitions of duppy:
  • noun:   (Caribbean, Jamaica) A ghost or spirit, often appearing in the form of a dog barking or howling through the night.
  • noun:   (Jamaica, games) A drawn game of noughts and crosses (in Jamaica tii-taa-tuo).
  • verb:   (MLE, MTE, transitive) To kill; to murder.
  • verb:   (MLE, by extension, transitive) To excel in.

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