bòilich

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

bòilich f (genitive bòiliche, plural bòilichean)

  1. bluster, blustering, boasting

Usage notes[edit]

  • Can be used as a verbal noun:
    Bha e daonnan a' bòilich. ― He was always boasting.

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