Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A dialectal (Scotch) form of partridge.

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Examples

  • Sandy gaed squawlin 'an' squawkin 'up an' doon amon 'the quivers, an' through the middle o 'what he ca'd the cruchits, juist like a young pairtrick amon' a pozel o 'hag.

    My Man Sandy

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