couthie


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couthie

(ˈkuːθɪ) or

couthy

adj
1. sociable; friendly; congenial
2. comfortable; snug
3. plain; homely; unsophisticated: a couthie saying.
[C13: see couth, uncouth]
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Adj.1.couthie - (chiefly Scottish) agreeable and genial
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
friendly - characteristic of or befitting a friend; "friendly advice"; "a friendly neighborhood"; "the only friendly person here"; "a friendly host and hostess"
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Nick bought his first Ayrshire cattle 18 months ago and he has been won over by their couthie nature, robust stature and the all-important gold top factor.
It was being marketed at penis-extension types who weren't going to be hanging around tea-shops along the way, seeking out couthie charms.
Robin Blochaim (Robert Hogg) would give 'winsome words frae oor couthie Scots tongue' over to songs for weans and wife, and then write in the most ponderous English on 'Burns's universal fame':