Your Scottish Slang Scots Word O’ The Day: Eejit

Twenty-seventh in a series
eejit
(ee·jit) Dialect, chiefly Scot. ~n.
1. idiot, simpleton, one not possessed of all their mental faculties; one who is unable to properly conduct their own affairs (as in “Yer aff yer heid, ye eejit. That’s no’ a real dug“) [see also bawheid, dunderheid]

Series Navigation<< Your <strike>Scottish Slang</strike> Scots Word O’ The Day: FouterAn Explanation For YSSWotD >>

5 Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.