scottish

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to Scotland or its people.

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Usage examples "scottish":

  1. It is the first popular book in which we have seen the outlines of the early history of the Scottish tribes exhibited with anything like accuracy. - "Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals", R. Lee.
  2. This is a very good regulation for England, for what I know; but why should the Scottish institutions, which do not, and cannot interfere with the influence of the Bank of England, be put on a level with those of which such jealousy is, justly or unjustly, entertained? - "Political Pamphlets", George Saintsbury.
  3. It looks exactly like a Scottish heath; and I have no doubt whatever that water would be found by digging on it; but as we could have obtained plenty from large holes in the rocks we did not make the attempt. - "Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 1 (of 2)", George Grey.