What is a Scottish Bam?

What is a Scottish Bam?

bam, n. 2: “A foolish, annoying, or obnoxious person; (also spec.) a belligerent or disruptive person. Often as a contemptuous form of address.

What is a Bidie?

(ˌbaɪdɪˈɪn ) noun. Scottish. a live-in sexual partner.

What does Hee Haw mean in Scotland?

HEE-HAW, n. Nothing, used in negative expressions. ( Sh., Edb., Gsw., Ayr., Dmf.

What is a tube in Scottish slang?

In Scotland, ‘Tube’ means: a stupid moron.

What does shut your geggie mean?

be quiet
noun. (also geggy) slang, dialect Scottish. A person’s mouth. Frequently in “shut your geggie”: ‘be quiet’, ‘shut up’.

What does Bigsie mean?

bigsie. Having an exaggerated sense of one’s own importance; arrogant, pretentious, conceited.

What does Jobby mean in Scotland?

Noun. jobbie (plural jobbies) (In particular Scotland, slang) Faeces; a piece of excrement. quotations ▼ (informal) Generic object, thing.

How do Scots say hello?

Scots is considered a separate language from Scottish English and from the English of England, and is recognised as such by the Scottish and UK governments….Useful Scots phrases.

English Scots Leid (Scots)
Hello (General greeting) Hullo
How are you? Whit like? Whit like are ye? Hoo are ye? Hou’r ye? Hoo’s it gaun? How ye daein?

What is a poke of chips?

Poke – To prod, or in Scotland referring to a cone-shaped container often used to serve fish and chips. Example: A poke o’ chips thanks miss. Away / awa – This is often used as a replacement for the verb ‘to go’ A woman with her ‘poke’ of chips. Example: That’s me awa for the night mum.

What does knackered mean in British slang?

tired, exhausted
Definition of knackered British. : tired, exhausted. Synonyms & Antonyms Don’t Get Tired Defining Knackered Example Sentences Learn More About knackered.