Definitions

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  • n. a fool, an idiot
  • adj. foolish, stupid

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Scotsman: a nickname due to the frequent use of the name Alexander in Scotland, or to the characteristic Scotch pronunciation of the abbreviation.
  • Soft; suave; somewhat deceitful or intended to persuade through excessive blandness.
  • Dawdling; idling.
  • n. A stupid, easy-going man.
  • n. A suave, soft-spoken, artful person.

Etymologies

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Local variant of the personal name Sandy.

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