Scottish Word: Tirlie
"Spankie like noo lads! Ah need tae be awa shairp like wi the tirlie fully chairged tae win." Translated: tirlie: something which curls, spins, or twirls round; an intricate device or mechanism. "Nimble and quick now … Continue reading Tirlie
Scottish Word: Baw
“Wha pented the cannon baws like that! Ah’ll go ballistic if onythin like that maks it tae the final edit – it’s nae funny.” Translated: ba, baw: ball. “Who painted the cannon balls like that. I … Continue reading Baw
Scottish Word: Arra
“Whit’r ye fleein awa fur? It’s onie yin arra.” Translated: arra: arrow. “What are you speeding away for? It is only one arrow.
Scottish Word: Re-airt
“Yiv got tae tak him oot young Bond, afore he re-airts the satellite an blooters Troon.” Translated: re-airt: reposition, redirect. “You have to neutralise him young Bond, before he repositions the satellite and obliterates Troon.”