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/ɡyd; ɡɪd/
a Scot word for good
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  • The well-known poem, beginning, "guid morning to your Majesty."

  • It maks my hert sair to ken 'at no guid will your hert get o' his.

    Heather and Snow George MacDonald
  • And that's a guid thing, special in a minister, wha has to set an example!

    Salted With Fire George MacDonald
  • Ony ither body, be she as guid as she may, maun be but a makshift!

    Salted With Fire George MacDonald
  • It wad but raise a strife atween the twa, ohn dune an atom o' guid.

    Heather and Snow George MacDonald
  • "The guid dochter is the best warrant for the guid wife:" so said her father, and he said truly.

    Tony Butler Charles James Lever
  • An' ye ken it's no riches 'at 'ill mak' a guid breed—'cep' it be o' maggots.

    David Elginbrod George MacDonald
  • Mony ane 'at spak like that, had nae doot a guid meanin' in't; but, hech man!

    David Elginbrod George MacDonald
  • There's no fear but men 'll praise him, a' in guid time—that is, whan they can.

    David Elginbrod George MacDonald
  • Ye hae been a guid friend to me, Sanders, in this sair affliction.

    Auld Licht Idylls

    J. M. Barrie

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