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hernesheir commented on the word dingledousie
A stick ignited at one end, and foolishly given as a plaything to a child.--Dr. Jamieson's Scottish Dictionary and Supplement, 1841. A term from Dumfriesshire.
June 2, 2011
bilby commented on the word dingledousie
A Scottish population explosion in the nineteenth century led to a population explosion.
blafferty commented on the word dingledousie
What is the Scottish word for scissors when you're running with them?
sionnach commented on the word dingledousie
A stick ignited at one end, and foolishly given as a plaything to a child.
That might depend on the particular child, no?
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