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gaun

verb
  1. the present participle of gae
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Examples from the Web for gaun

Historical Examples of gaun

  • The puir blackened creatures will be gaun down to their wark.

    The Life of Mansie Wauch

    David Macbeth Moir

  • A gaun fit's aye getting, were it but a thorn or a broken tae.

    The Proverbs of Scotland

    Alexander Hislop

  • It's no' sae serious when ye're only gaun roond the corner to the next street.

    Erchie

    (AKA Hugh Foulis) Neil Munro

  • I'm gaun to stop skliffin' wi' my feet; it's sair on the boots.

    Erchie

    (AKA Hugh Foulis) Neil Munro

  • There was gaun to be nane o' their hardenin' dydoes wi' Alexander.

    Erchie

    (AKA Hugh Foulis) Neil Munro