Scottish Word: Bojoed.
Yiv bin bojoed pal. Ye’ll never see yer duds again. Yir awright – we aw get bojoed. Translated: bojoed: swindled, fooled out of something, conned. You have been swindled my friend. You’ll never see your belongings … Continue reading Bojoed.
Scottish Word: Pleen
"Ye swabs. Ah’m awa tae get ma stripes so ye’ll huv tae tak ma orders strict, an there will be nae mair pleens agin me frae youz or else." Translated: pleen: formal complaint. "You swabs. I … Continue reading Pleen
Scottish Word: Glaur
“Aye ah can see yer in the glaur plantin mangroves tae restaur the environment and gaird agin the effecks o changin sea levels and as a penance for imperialism but ah still need tae tak a … Continue reading Glaur
Scottish Word: Home
Why Scottish Words Illustrated. Scottish words are full of attitude, great on the ear, emotive, and most are not too far from English which makes them globally accessible. Also I hear and speak it every day. … Continue reading Home
Scottish Word: Gaein
“Whaur ist we’re gaein agin?” Translated: gaein: going. “Where is it we are going again?”