Definition of Glaur

1. Noun. mud, slime ¹



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Definition of Glaur

1. a mire [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Glaur

glaucosuria
glaucous
glaucous gull
glaucous sedge
glaucousness
glaucousnesses
glaucus
glaukosphaerite
glaum
glaumed
glauming
glaums
glaunc'd
glaunce
glaur (current term)
glaurier
glauriest
glaurs
glaury
glave
glaver
glavered
glaverer
glaverers
glavering
glavers
glaves
glaymore
glaymores

Literary usage of Glaur

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1. Spare Hours by John Brown (1866)
"... yet," (glaur being ... Ay, ay, my wee man," said the benevolent Calvinist, patting his head, " he's a' glaur yet, ..."

2. A Dictionary of Lowland Scotch: With an Introductory Chapter Onthe Poetry by Charles Mackay (1888)
"Claw or glaur, mud, dirt, mire; ... o' glaur," a handful of mud; ... of glaur," a heap of mud. The wee laddie, greetin', said his brither Jock had coost a ..."

3. The Scottish Poets Recent and Living by Alexander G. Murdoch (1883)
"... wi' glaur. Wha is't but kens some wee bit fau't upon his neighbour's shady side— Or wha but kens that o' himsel' frae ither een he fain would hide ? ..."

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