crabbit

crabbit

(ˈkræbɪt)
adj
bad-tempered
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Bogging Not very nice Pure dead brilliant Really good Geein me the boak Making me feel sick The morra In the morning Pure baltic Very cold Greetin Crying or complaining Shut yer geggy Be quiet A wee blether Someone who likes to talk a lot Wheesht A call for silence Crabbit Grumpy.
Scottish Opera is parking up its fantastic pop-up opera truck, re-creating the fully accessible Glasgow Theatre Royal, to delight family and friends with three short shows; A Little Bit of Magic Flute, A Little Bit of Iolanthe and Puffy McPuffer & the Crabbit Canals, for an organised schools performance in Gretna on May 30 and for public performances in Logan Botanic Garden on May 31 and Crawick Multiverse near Sanquhar on June 1.
This year's performances include A Little Bit of Iolanthe, A Little Bit of The Magic Flute and Puffy McPuffer and The Crabbit Canals, which is aimed at younger audiences.
Scottish Opera will perform A Little Bit of Iolanthe, A Little Bit of The Magic Flute and Puffy McPuffer and The Crabbit Canals at Banff Primary School and Aboyne Green.
The ride is superb on its air-sprung suspension, dabbing up the sort of crabbit Tarmac many other big off-roaders struggle with.
One of his memorable moments was at the 2017 inaugural Volunteers' Summer Gathering at the City Chambers, Glasgow, when he addressed his fellow volunteers with a heartfelt poem entitled "Crabbit Old Woman" by Phyllis McCormack Other individual and team award categories given at the ceremony were Creativity and Innovation, Extra Mile, Leading by Example, People's Award and Volunteers.
6.56 (450m H/c): Crabbit Ellie (10), True Romance (M) (9), Balmoral Bradley (8), Killeacle Sassy (6), Lanody Mill (3), Mustang Santi (M) (scr).
4.37 (450m H/c): Baltylum Boo Boo (M) (R11), Crabbit Ellie (R8), Daring Lilly (M) (R5), Farloe Cobra (R3), Athlacca Parish (M) (Scr), Final Grundy (W) (Scr).
Scottish literature and postcolonial literature, Gardiner argues in his stimulating and critical, not to say crabbit, introduction, are joined together by way of their shared object of critique, 'the jurisdiction of the imperial mode of British state culture'.
Beware however for not all is as calm as it seems you may come away feeling crabbit if a rabbit has chewed your carrots for example or if Mr Campbell's Hardware store is your port of call watch that old till, it may not open until it is given a skelp!
As a mother she was appalled to find that there were no initiatives in primary schools to talk about bullying, so Michelle in Crabbit Comes to Stay came about.
Or the authentic Scottish experience that includes waking up in the middle of the night to find your nose has frostbite because the crabbit hotelier switches off the central heating to save money.