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haet

[heyt]
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noun Scot.
  1. a little bit; a whit.
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Historical Examples

  • There's not a haet that happens at the Gourlays but she clypes.

    The House with the Green Shutters

    George Douglas Brown

  • Na, said the Leddy, if thats the gait ot, ye shall haet as ye will haet.

    The Entail

    John Galt


British Dictionary definitions for haet

haet

noun
  1. Scot a whit; iota; the least amount
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Word Origin

C16: originally in the phrase deil hae' it devil have it
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