waur


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waur

(wɔːr)
adj, n, adv
a Scot word for worse

waur

(wɔːr)
adj
a Scot word for wary
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(6) At the time of writing this article, WAUR still occupy part of Artillery Barracks.
Against this, Walter Scott recorded the Edinburgh folk mourning their parliament: `We could aye peeble them wi' stanes when they waur na gude bairns.' If the MSPs aren't `gude bairns', the ballad-makers of the nation will be next door in their library, and ready.