from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • v. To thrill; to vibrate; to penetrate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To thrill.
  • To vibrate or shake, especially with reverberation; tremble.
  • n. A blow such as produces a tingling sensation or a quavering sound; the sensation or sound itself; vibration.


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  • as in "a gave mysel a richt dirl on the heed" (I gave myself a real bump on the head) or "it's makin ma heed dirl" (it's making my head thump)

    July 18, 2007