cauld


cauld
Scottish Vernacular Dictionary
ColdIt wiz caulder than a witches tit

English dialects glossary. 2013.

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  • cauld — cauld·rife; cauld; …   English syllables

  • cauld — /kawld, kahld, kawd/, adj., n. Scot. cold. * * * …   Universalium

  • cauld — I. ˈkȧl(d), ȯ chiefly Scotland variant of cold II. noun ( s) Etymology: origin unknown chiefly Scotland : weir …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cauld wind pipes — is a Scottish term referring to any Scottish bagpipe that is bellows blown rather than blown with the mouth. Such pipes include: Border pipes Pastoral pipes Scottish smallpipes This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same… …   Wikipedia

  • Cauld Lad of Hylton — The ruins of Hylton Castle (in Sunderland, Northern England) are reputed to be haunted by the ghost of a murdered stable boy, known locally as the Cauld Lad of Hylton.K. M. Briggs, The Fairies in English Tradition and Literature , p 33 University …   Wikipedia

  • Cauld Lad of Hylton — Illustration du Cauld Lad of Hylton, par l English Fairy Tales de Jacob. Dans le folklore anglais, les ruines du château d Hylton (dans le Sunderland, au nord de l Angleterre) sont réputées hantées par le fantôme du jeune garçon d étable Robert… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cauld Lad of Hilton —    According to Surtees s History and Antiquities of Durham (1820), this was the ghost of a stable lad, killed by one of the Barons of Hilton in an outburst of temper, who haunted Hylton castle; he worked like a *brownie by cleaning up untidy… …   A Dictionary of English folklore

  • Cauld kail het again — reheated broth (or other reheated food), no doubt a frequent occurrence long ago …   Scottish slang

  • cauldrife — cauld·rife …   English syllables

  • rife — cauld·rife; rife·ly; rife·ness; wake·rife; wauk·rife; rife; wast·rife; stouth·rife; …   English syllables


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