sweir

sweir

(swiːr)
vb, n
a Scot word for swear

sweir

(swiːr)
adj
1. lazy
2. loath; disinclined
[Old English]

sweir


Past participle: sweired
Gerund: sweiring

Imperative
sweir
sweir
Present
I sweir
you sweir
he/she/it sweirs
we sweir
you sweir
they sweir
Preterite
I sweired
you sweired
he/she/it sweired
we sweired
you sweired
they sweired
Present Continuous
I am sweiring
you are sweiring
he/she/it is sweiring
we are sweiring
you are sweiring
they are sweiring
Present Perfect
I have sweired
you have sweired
he/she/it has sweired
we have sweired
you have sweired
they have sweired
Past Continuous
I was sweiring
you were sweiring
he/she/it was sweiring
we were sweiring
you were sweiring
they were sweiring
Past Perfect
I had sweired
you had sweired
he/she/it had sweired
we had sweired
you had sweired
they had sweired
Future
I will sweir
you will sweir
he/she/it will sweir
we will sweir
you will sweir
they will sweir
Future Perfect
I will have sweired
you will have sweired
he/she/it will have sweired
we will have sweired
you will have sweired
they will have sweired
Future Continuous
I will be sweiring
you will be sweiring
he/she/it will be sweiring
we will be sweiring
you will be sweiring
they will be sweiring
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been sweiring
you have been sweiring
he/she/it has been sweiring
we have been sweiring
you have been sweiring
they have been sweiring
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been sweiring
you will have been sweiring
he/she/it will have been sweiring
we will have been sweiring
you will have been sweiring
they will have been sweiring
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been sweiring
you had been sweiring
he/she/it had been sweiring
we had been sweiring
you had been sweiring
they had been sweiring
Conditional
I would sweir
you would sweir
he/she/it would sweir
we would sweir
you would sweir
they would sweir
Past Conditional
I would have sweired
you would have sweired
he/she/it would have sweired
we would have sweired
you would have sweired
they would have sweired
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FAR IS THE LOVE Fit's wrang wi the warl, mither Fowk livin like they surely canna hae mithers I some think the hale warl's thirl't tae the mineer Only thirl't tae ferlies tae gaur ye sweir Owre the waater, aye we rebat anent the coorse Bit we still hae the unco coorse bidin In the USA, the muckle CIA The Bloods an the Crips an the KKK Gin we jist hae the loo for aa wir ain Syne ye only need time tae haaver the twain An tae haaver can ony pit up yer birss An fin yer birse gings up yer bound tae roose, ay
For the adjective sweir CSD gives as the second meaning 'lazy, slothful, unwilling to work'.