from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The European goldfinch.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See dragont.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The gemmous dragonet.
  • n. The gray gurnard.
  • n. The golden-eyed duck, Clangula glaucion. Also gowdie-duck.
  • n. A cow.


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  • Glossary: sheelicks: husked grain riddle: sieve ben: in helster-howdie: from "heels ower gowdie"; head-over-heels teuchit: lapwing tint: lost barra-shaft: handle of a wheelbarrow chiel: man min't: reminded hurled: driven, carried, hauled marra: equal


  • Else it's heels o'er gowdie fer the woolen business. "

    All-Wool Morrison


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