Related to Aboon: fanfaronade, henceforth


prep.1.and adv. Above.
Aboon the pass of Bally-Brough.
- Sir W. Scott.
The ceiling fair that rose aboon.
- J. R. Drake.
References in classic literature ?
My grand-daughter doesn't like to be kept waitin' when the tea is ready, for it takes me time to crammle aboon the grees, for there be a many of `em, and miss, I lack belly-timber sairly by the clock.
He went on, "And you consate that all these steans be aboon folk that be haped here, snod an' snog?
A longer and more robust treatment of Wheeler's text would draw out the details and would also comment on how Wheeler's interest in female communities relates to the concern with imperial markets and lack of economic power that she develops in this part of the text, as in this line: "Aye barn its this Irish butter et cums fraeth awt lands, its a sham tae let it cum tae foeth markets soa, butth girt fowk aboon, dont mindth paur fowk belaw" ["Yes, friend, it's this Irish butter that comes from outside.
Aboon them a' ye tak your place, Painch, tripe, or thairm: Weel are ye wordy of a grace - As lang's my arm.
Digitalexpression is a powerful tool in one'shands and if used properly, can be aboon for self-branding.
Aboon them a' ye tak your place, Painch [paunch], tripe or thairm [intestines or chitterlings]: Weel are ye wordy o' a grace [worthy of a grace] As lang's my arm.
Ironically the gas blamed for global warming is proving to be aboon in cosmetology
O they rade on, and farther on, And they waded thro' rivers aboon the knee, And they saw neither sun nor moon, But they heard the rushing of the sea.
in the SCOTS documents there are 92 instances of abune, 100 of abuin, 4 of aboon and 1 of abin.
Say I'll gang [walk] tae the cobbler and get him tae sort ma shoon [shoes] An inch thick around the bottom and clouted weel aboon [well patched above].
Gurt turves turning darker grey, burnin aboon oor Maiden-Way their walking-shroud wavers toward us, broaches the subject of cloud encroaches its only obscurity to stay.