A mad beer-mat flicker loose in a wine bar.
The Scottish Word:

Heid the baw.

“Hoi – heid the baw! Cut that oot or yer claimed.”


heid the baw: (head the ball) madman, pest, irritating person, idiot. (also: bawheid).

“Hey – you annoying person! Stop that immediately or you and I will definitely be having a fight and you will lose.”

The Scottish Word: heid the baw 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 “Heid the baw.

  1. Heid the baw came from the saying bigheaded its just evolved into bawheid among others basically its used in Glasgow usually only when shouting at someone you are angry or annoyed with. But its not used in normal conversations

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