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Búdán

(Boodawn)

Erection.

EG: I woke up this morning with a big búdán up on me.

Backer

(Bak-ur)

Noun: Term used for the carrier on a bike which is above the back wheel.

Verb: To give a person a baker would be to give them a lift on a bike where they sit in the backer.

Similar to a crosser

Bah-willa

(Baa-willah)

Could you, as in “C’mon Bah-willa,de mushy peas are gettin cold”-Could you please hurry up,My Dinner is losing heat?

Ball on

[verb]

to begin or keep moving. “ball on until you see Shandon” - keep going until you see Shandon Tower.

Balmed out

[verb]

a state of relaxation (also panned out) “me an mossy got a douncy nodge smoked it got some munch from graces an balmed out in the peace park” ..... my companion Maurice and i got a small piece of cannabis , consumed it , bought a fine chicken meal and relaxed in bishop lucy park.

Baloobas

(Bal-oo-bas) "Balubas" meaning in a state of heavy intoxication.

Normally associated with indiviuals having partaken of a sustained period of alcoholic inebration.
Derived from the Conga in the 1970’s/1980’s where Cork soldiers serving with the United Nations Peacekeeping Forces encountered the jungle guerillas known as the Balubas.
Known for their madness and utter contempt for authority , this term soon found its way back to Cork to describe similarly minded individuals.

Bam-boozled

[verb]

Cork state of confusion. “I am pure bam-boozled like” - I am confused.

Bangers

[noun]

game played by several people in which a football is struck off a wall by each player in turn. Failure to hit the specified area of the wall in one shot results in elimination from the game and being labelled a ‘langer’.

Banjaxed

(Ban-jax-ed)

Broken beyond repair.

‘I fell off me bike and now its banjaxed.

Barracka

(Barracka)

Barrack Street:
Old historic street on the south side of Cork City.
Example: You can’t beat the sound of Barracka Band playin’ down the Lough.

Basketball Tash

[noun]

Refers to teenage moustaches with contain five hairs on either side of the mouth. Insulting to the attempted grower.

Batch

(Baa-tch)

An expression of sexual interest.
E.g. "Id throw her a batch"

Similarly: "Id give her one", "Id give her Twig and Berries"

bate for eggs

(bait 4 eggs)

To be so tired that you cant even move.

Bate on for the feara

[verb]

To run for fear of death (metaphoric). "I lamped the law so I bate on for the feara": I saw the gardaí so I made myself scarce.

Baz

[noun]

female pubic hair surrounding a below-the-belt body part. (invalid: sloggin' a baz)

 
 

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