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West African witch doctor, storyteller, historian, and musician. Often lived alone on the fringes of society, compared with modern American bluesmen.
Son House was the original American griot.
by faldizzle February 13, 2006
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Phrase meaning that a deceased cannot rest in peace until society changes due to the circumstances of a death.
People said rest in power for the unarmed man had been shot by the police.
by FooBarBiz October 12, 2017
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A word used to describe a very cringey picture of someone’s girlfriend on Social Media.
Damn, that picture of Ashley is kinda Griot
by Chittick October 11, 2019
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Sickness which involves intense lower intestinal cramping accompanied by cold sweats followed by explosive diarrhea with excessive flatulence. The condition is short lived.
I called in sick because of a case of the griots.
by midnattsolen December 09, 2012
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