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Scotticism definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

SCOT'TICISM, n. An idiom or peculiar expression of the natives of Scotland.
SCOTTISH. [See Scotish.]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Late Latin scotticus of the ancient Scots, from Scotus Scottish Date: 1706 a word, phrase, or expression characteristic of Scottish English

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. (also Scoticism) a Scottish phrase, word, or idiom. Etymology: LL Scot(t)icus

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Scotticism Scot"ti*cism, n. An idiom, or mode of expression, peculiar to Scotland or Scotchmen. That, in short, in which the Scotticism of Scotsmen most intimately consists, is the habit of emphasis. --Masson.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Scottish idiom.



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