Definitions

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  • adj. A coarse cloth made of undyed wool, formerly worn by Scottish peasants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Applied to coarse cloth made of undyed wool, formerly worn by Scotch peasants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A coarse cloth made of undyed wool of the natural color, formerly much worn by peasants.

Etymologies

Perhaps akin to English hoiden rustic, clownish. (Wiktionary)

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