Kailyard School love

Kailyard School

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A group of Scottish writers, including J.M. Barrie, who made considerable use of Scots dialect in their sentimental and romantic works about Scottish life.

Etymologies

Scots kailyard, kitchen garden : kail, kale (from Middle English kal; see kale) + yard2.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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