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- n. itch, a prickly feeling
- v. to itch, irritate the skin
And all those prostitutes parading their wares, yeuk!
Loose and missing teeth, soft, bleeding gums, the pus-filled, itching follicles of "the yeuk" that so lavishly decorated His Highness's white skin.
"His Highness cannot suffer from the yeuk, like a common peasant!"
Ye see, "continued the expert in camping out on hills," the hay an 'the heather gets doon yer neck an' mak's ye yeuk [itch] an 'fidge a' day.
Ye'll maybe get a bit dab frae the neb o 'a jockteleg [point of a sheath-knife] that will yeuk [tickle] ye for a day or twa gin ye dinna learn an' that speedily, as Maister Welsh wad say, to keep yer Han's aff my faither's dochter. "
An 'at first ye mind that, though after a while gin ye dinna yeuk, ye find it michty oninterestin'! "