[ ah-muhs, aw-muhs ]

noun(used with a plural verb)British Dialect.

Origin of almous

1250–1300; Middle English almus<Scandinavian; compare Old Norse ǫlmusaalms

Words Nearby almous Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use almous in a sentence

  • Na, gudeman, I would hae thought the half ot an unco almous frae you.

    The Entail | John Galt