Definition of bammy in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbami/
(also bammie)


(In the West Indies) a flat roll or pancake made from cassava flour.
Example sentences
  • I learned a little trick with the bammy some time ago.
  • White smoke billowed from the chimney at the Sistine Chapel, and, in case the faithful had mistakenly formed the opinion that the cardinals were merely frying up some escoveitched fish and bammy, bells began to peal!
  • Anyway - tomorrow morning I get to make ackee and saltfish and bammy for breakfast.


Probably from a West African language.

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