Dracula insulting a garlic festooned Van Helsing.
The Scottish Word:


“Urrrrrrrrrrrrr . . . . Van Helsing – you’re bowfin man.”


bowf: to smell offensively.

The Scottish Word: bowf with its definition and its meaning illustrated and captioned with the word used in context in the Scots language and in English.

3 thoughts on “Bowf.

  1. We used to say when I was a wee girl growing up in Glasgow we’d say when someone was being bad tempered and snapping at you we’d say ‘stop owning my head off’. That doesn’t seem to match with this definition!

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