The Scottish Word:


“Ooooh mair tea vicar? Ah hope it wisni Elsie’s neep sconettes’ that garred ye pump sae fell.”


pump: break wind, fart.

“Ooooh more tea vicar? I do hope it was not Elsie’s small turnip scones that made you pass wind so fiercely.”

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

2 thoughts on “Pump.

    1. I’d tend to agree with you as in bursting the cheeks asunder and tearing a hole in the breeks whereas a pump might be silent. But the SND lists it as; to belch or eructate.

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