dowp


dowp
I
Cleveland Dialect List
the carrion crow
II
North Country (Newcastle) Words
buttock: "As fine as F**ty-Poke's wife, who dressed her doup with primroses" - Newc.
III
North Country (Newcastle) Words
the posteriors; also a vulgar name for the carrion crow

English dialects glossary. 2013.

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  • dowp — I. variant of doup II. ˈdau̇p, ˈdōp noun ( s) Etymology: origin unknown dialect England : carrion crow * * * dowp same as ↑doup * * * dowp, dowress …   Useful english dictionary

  • doup — /dowp/, n. Scot. 1. the bottom, end, or butt of something. 2. the buttocks. [1505 15; cf. ON daup] * * * …   Universalium

  • dowress — dowp, dowress see doup, doweress …   Useful english dictionary

  • Doric dialect (Scotland) — Scots language History …   Wikipedia

  • Dope — 1. marijuana or hashish; 2. any drug, especially a narcotic; 3. stimulating drug illegally given to a racehorse to either induce greater speed or impair its performance; 4. information or data (originally used in horseracing contexts, i.e. the… …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • dope — I Australian Slang 1. marijuana or hashish; 2. any drug, especially a narcotic; 3. stimulating drug illegally given to a racehorse to either induce greater speed or impair its performance; 4. information or data (originally used in horseracing… …   English dialects glossary


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