flauchter

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Scots[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈflɑːxtər], [ˈflɔːxtər], [ˈflaːxtər]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

tae flauchter (third-person singular simple present flauchters, present participle flauchterin, simple past flauchtert, past participle flauchtert)

  1. to pare turf from the ground
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

flauchter (plural flauchters)

  1. a broad tuft
  2. a turf or sod

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

flauchter (plural flauchters)

  1. a flying or flight
  2. a flock of birds
  3. a fluttering or flapping
  4. a bustle, great hurry
Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

tae flauchter (third-person singular simple present flauchters, present participle flauchterin, simple past flauchtert, past participle flauchtert)

  1. to shake, tremble, vibrate
Synonyms[edit]