What does hairy mean in Scottish?
adj. 1. Combs. and phrs.: (1) hairy brotag, a large hairy caterpillar (Cai.
What is Stour in Scottish?
1 chiefly Scotland : strong, hardy. 2 chiefly Scotland : stern, harsh. stour.
What is knock in Scotland?
n. a small hill or hillock, especially one in isolation. Knock of Formal (Angus); Knock Hill (Aberdeenshire); Easter Knock (Aberdeenshire); West Knock (Angus); East Knock (Angus)
What does guiser mean in Scottish?
chiefly Scottish. : a person in disguise : mummer especially : a Christmas mummer.
How do Scottish say cow?
Coo is the Scottish word for cow and the hairy part is clearly evident from those furry faces.
What is a wee hairy?
AMONG THE unrelenting changes in education there is one constant, at least in the west of Scotland. It is the wee hairy. This is a good old Glaswegian expression for a teenager of the female gender decked out in the latest and most grotesque extremes of fashion.
What is a Glaikit?
Glaikit – stupid, foolish, or thoughtless.
What is a manzer?
a hot spring that intermittently sends up fountainlike jets of water and steam into the air. … a hot-water heater, as for a bath.
What does a Geaser mean?
1 US, informal, humorous or mildly disparaging : an odd, eccentric, or unreasonable person (usually a man) especially : an old man an old geezer It may suggest only that the offender is …
What is the meaning of Mumming?
A mumming is a type of folk play, known in many areas of Europe but particularly common in England, Scotland and Ireland, that combines music, dance, and sword fighting in episodes involving the death and revival of a character or characters. (The name derives from a French word meaning masked.)