Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A dialectal form of rope.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Scot. A rope; also, a measure equal to a rod.

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  • noun Scotland A rope.
  • noun Scotland A measure of length, equal to a rod.

Etymologies

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Compare Icelandic reip rope, and English rope.

Examples

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