Stop pirlin yir peas roon yir plate an plooin yer tatties wi yir fork.
Ah ken whit yer efter ah’n yer no gettin any o it, either o ye, till ye clear yer plate.
pirl: poke, prod, twirl, roll, curl.
Stop poking your peas round your plate and ploughing your potatoes with your fork.
I know what you are wanting and you are not getting any of it, either of you, until you clear your plate.
The Scottish Word: pirl with its definition and its meaning illustrated and captioned with the word used in context in the Scots language and in English.