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  • n. A hard blow.
  • v. To hit (something) hard.
  • v. To stun (someone) by hitting.


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  • It will be but a muckle through-stane laid doun to kiver the gowd — tak the pick till’t, and pit mair strength, man — ae gude down-right devvel will split it, I’se warrant ye — Ay, that will do Od, he comes on wi’ Wallace’s straiks!”

    The Antiquary


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