braw


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braw

 (brô)
adj. braw·er, braw·est Scots
1. Fine; splendid.
2. Dressed in a fine or showy manner.

[Scots, variant of brave.]

braw

(brɔː; brɑː)
adj
fine or excellent, esp in appearance or dress
pl n
best clothes
[C16: Scottish variant of brave]
ˈbrawly adv

braw

(brɔ, brɑ)

adj. Chiefly Scot.
1. excellent.
2. finely dressed.
[1555–65; variant of brave]
braw′ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.braw - brightly colored and showy; "girls decked out in brave new dresses"; "brave banners flying"; "`braw' is a Scottish word"; "a dress a bit too gay for her years"; "birds with gay plumage"
colourful, colorful - striking in variety and interest; "a colorful period of history"; "a colorful character"; "colorful language"
Scotland - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts

braw

adjective
Scots. Having pleasant desirable qualities:
Scots: bonny.
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But in the mornin', braw an' airly, an hour before sunup, a man came aboard wi' an order, written to him from England, to receive a box marked for one Count Dracula.
Belyve,* the elder bairns come drapping in, At service out, amang the farmers roun'; Some ca' the pleugh, some herd, some tentie** rin A cannie*** errand to a neebor town: Their eldest hope, their Jenny, woman grown, In youthfu' bloom, love sparkling in her e'e Comes hame, perhaps, to show a braw new gown, Or deposite her sair-won penny-fee,*** To help her parents dear, if they in hardship be.
Eh, Maister Bishopriggs," cried the girl, "here's a braw young leddy speerin' for ye by yer ain name at the door.
France is a braw place, nae doubt; but I weary for the heather and the deer.
Mania said: "My first ride at the Braw lads Gathering was 21 years ago when i was four, so it's great to be able to meet and encourage young riders like Fraser who are continuing the region's important traditions.
Same night, same time, but unless you can say "it's a braw, bricht, moonlicht nicht the nicht" you'll be jock-strapped for choice between these two tedious tartan offerings.
At present, China has formed a group of well-known office furniture manufacturers, which include Lamex, China Resources Logic, UB, Aurora, Changjiang, Huali, Huaya, Chengfeng, Jianwei, Keyu, Ocean, Braw, Nanyang, Rongfeng, Guojing, Zhongtai and Chunguang.
Pwnc sy'n achosi braw, a chyflwr sy'n taro yn ddirybudd ydy alopecia.
After Gala won a league meeting after Gala won a league meeting at the same ground 4–1 just 10 days ago, the Braw Lads were red–hot favourites to progress into the First Round proper.
Ond pan mae'r nyrs yn crybwyll y babi, mae Lois yn gweld y braw ar wyneb Huw ac yn erfyn arno am faddeuant.