Definition of Dawties
1. dawtie [n] - See also: dawtie
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dawties
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Literary usage of Dawties
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Six Saints of the Covenant: Peden: Semple: Welwood: Cameron: Cargill: Smith by Patrick Walker (1901)
"... especially casting off of tyrants and their idol Charles n. and separation from the indulged, the king's royal dawties (as Mr. Peden used to call them), ..."
2. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language: To which is Prefixed, a by John Jamieson (1879)
"... an' then he'll mak mickle o' you, and dandle an' cuddle you like ano of hi« ain dawties.' " Tenant's Card. Beaton, p. 2в. ..."
3. David Balfour by Robert Louis Stevenson (1905)
"It seemed to wipe us clean of all James More's disgraces. And the next moment he was just himself again. " And now by your leave, my dawties," said he ..."