Talking garbage or exaggerating.
The Big Light
The light up on the ceiling. Should never be turned on when your parents are in the room – you’ll get shouted at.
An inebriated state.
A retort to call out exaggeration or falsehoods.
Lots of. An official unit of measurement in Scotland.
Total embarrassment. Public humiliation.
Yer da sells Avon
The insult to end all insults.
General use expression of excitement.
Yes, but highly enthusiastic. YASSS.
When you’re on the bam up.
A small measure of whisky.
Cuddling in together (also ‘cooried in’, ‘coorying in’).
Noun: someone who talks a lot.
Verb: the act of talking a lot.
The day before payday.
A small child.
When you feel a wee bit of sick in your mouth, that’s you experiencing ‘the boak’.
Afraid. Usually used as a challenge to someone: “Ah think yer feart” (I think you’re afraid).