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British Dictionary definitions for heid

heid

noun
  1. a Scot word for head
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Historical Examples

  • He raised his heid when he heard me tellin' the bairn no to tear my wrapper.

    A Window in Thrums

    J. M. Barrie

  • And he sat doun like ane wi' a fever, an' his teeth chittered in his heid.

  • Mr. Traill suddenly had a terrible "cauld in 'is heid," that made his eyes water.

    Greyfriars Bobby

    Eleanor Atkinson

  • I dinna believe sic a thocht was i' the man's heid when he wrote it.

    Robert Falconer

    George MacDonald

  • And he sat down like ane wi' a fever, an' his teeth chittered in his heid.