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Scottish

Scottish Meaning & Definition
Scottish Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Scottish?

[n] the dialect of English used in Scotland
[adj] of or relating to or characteristic of Scotland or its people or culture or its English dialect or Gaelic language; "Scots gaelic"; "the Scots community in New York"; "`Scottish' tends to be the more formal term as in `The Scottish Symphony' or `Scottish authors' or `Scottish mountains'"; "`Scotch' is in disfavor with Scottish people and is used primarily outside Scotland except in such frozen phrases as `Scotch broth' or `Scotch whiskey' or `Scotch plaid'"

Synonyms | Synonyms for Scottish: Scotch | Scots | Scots | Scots English

Related Terms | Find terms related to Scottish:

See Also | English | English language | Lallans | Scottish Lallans

Scottish In Webster's Dictionary

\Scot"tish\, a. [From {Scot} a Scotchman: cf. AS. Scyttisc, and E. {Scotch}, a., {Scots}, a.] Of or pertaining to the inhabitants of Scotland, their country, or their language; as, Scottish industry or economy; a Scottish chief; a Scottish dialect.

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