The Mekon, Dan Dare's nemesis in his evil youth learning his trade being shown the controls of his floating sled.
The Scottish Word:

Thirl.

“Ah’ve disabled the thirling beam an the scowdering ray, jist till Ye’ve passed yer test ye understand.”

Translated:

thirl, tirl: pierce, bore through, perforate.

“I have disabled the perforating beam and the scorching ray, just until you have passed your test you understand.”

ˡθırl

The Mekon, Dan Dare’s nemesis in his early days learning his trade.

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

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