tattie


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tattie

(ˈtætɪ) or

tatty

n, pl -ties
(Plants) a Scot or dialect word for potato
Translations

tattie

, tatty
n (Scot inf) → Kartoffel f
References in classic literature ?
He described the balls at Government House, and the manner in which they kept themselves cool in the hot weather, with punkahs, tatties, and other contrivances; and he was very witty regarding the number of Scotchmen whom Lord Minto, the Governor-General, patronised; and then he described a tiger-hunt; and the manner in which the mahout of his elephant had been pulled off his seat by one of the infuriated animals.
There was also tattie scratting, which I only tried once.
The Holmfirth racer is pictured at his fund-raising event held at his father Mark's restaurant, The Toad and Tattie at Victoria, with his new KTM Moto3 bike and his sponsors for the campaign (from left) Mark Jones, Simon Howarth, Lyndon Tyas and Simon Harrison.
During the four-day reunion, starting on August 29, Brigid, now a grandmother, will remember the good times the annual tattie hoker migration.
UK pie and pastry manufacturers Strathmore Foods celebrated Burns Day (Thursday 25 January) with the launch of Haggis, Neaps and Tattie Pots, a new frozen ready-made meal.
Early potatoes have been grown in Girvan since the 1850s and in the late 19th and early 20th Century were harvested by migrant tattie howkers.
The Troon man, 41, was blown away by the reception the sport received during the Commonwealths with pairs partner Tattie Marshall now a cult hero after his exploits at Kelvingrove.
His winning entry, the Cumberland Tattie Pot, is a tasty mix of locally sourced lamb, black pudding, carrots and potatoes.
The most typically Scottish one is Haggis Neeps & Tattie which is likely to appeal to those who like traditional Scottish fare (as well as those looking for a Burns Night type of authenticity).
HIGHLIGHT Tattie says leading Team Scotland tomorrow is a huge honour
While another sick message read: "F*** you tattie muncher
He told the Justice Committee that shoppers should not be able to buy drink like a "pint of milk or packet of tattie scones".