Dictionary of Caribbean English - Kill

On this page the definition for the word kill is given as follows: 'To make laugh too much or ache with laughter.' The dictionary provides an example of how the word might be used in Guyana: 'When A hear them cackling away I know she was killin[g] them wit[h] the story about the police runnin[g] from the dog'.

Taken from: Dictionary of Caribbean English Usage
Author / Creator: Allsopp, Richard
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Date: 1996
Copyright: By permission of the British Library Board
Shelfmark: YK.1996.b.12820