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The Scottish Word:

Clype.

“Yer all a bunch o clypes!”

Translated:

clype: tell tale, informer.

“You are all a gang of tell tales!”

[clype spelled out in the phonetic alphabet.]
The Scottish Word: clype with its definition and its meaning illustrated and captioned with the word used in context in the Scots language and in English.

1 thought on “Clype.

  1. When I was a bairn it was usually Now you dinnae clype tae yer mither Probably because your mother A would act on it or B She was the one who organised the household and looked after the children’s daily routines

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