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- interj. An exclamation of astonishment or horror.
One last word about the family's sad wee story from the courts - here in Irvine I don't recall us using the word "crivvens" at all, I only came across it in The Sunday Post - The Broons and Oor Wullie.
So fur crivvens sake hae a look at it an try an plug the electrical an magnetic in tae yer theories.
And crivvens, the sturdy garment that helped generations of women, like Maw Broon, protect their clothes from the dust, splatters and splashes of daily housework, is making a come back.