Man having bath in an old lead water tank in the garden.
The Scottish Word:


Dad. Mither sez frae noo on yiv aye tae wash yer bouk in the fairm tank whenivir yiv been muckin oot the shairnie grumphie.

Ahn she wunners if there’s no an easier wye tae shift the grumphie other than warslin it oot o its puidge?


warsle, warsel, warsal: wrestle.

Dad. Mother told me that from now on you have always to wash your carcass in the farm tank whenever you’ve been mucking out the crap covered pig.

And she is wondering if there’s not an easier way to move the pig other than wrestling it out of its sty?

The Scottish Word: warsle 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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