noun Chiefly Scot.
- haggard, sir henry rider,
- hagia sophia,
- hagia sophia, cathedral of
Origin of haggis
Examples from the Web for haggis
“Yeah, we keep all the evil ones in the closet,” Haggis said, for which he was reprimanded.15 Scientology Revelations From Lawrence Wright’s ‘Going Clear’|The Daily Beast|January 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Haggis is still not talking about his departure from Scientology.
Hall asked his staff to inquire whether Haggis would be interested in resuming work.
Headley says his instructions were not to pursue Haggis as a writer.
The money gave Haggis some breathing room as he pursued his career.
Let's see what the pair o' you can do wi' your guns while Haggis and I are setting things to rights.
In appearance it resembles a Scotch haggis, without, however, being nearly so good as that fragrant article.The Slang Dictionary|John Camden Hotten
At one Hallowe'en dinner held in London the haggis was ten minutes late.
I would offer to do this myself, only I'm a great heavy gowk, and Haggis is no' much better.
Golf is a thoroughly national game; it is as p. 56Scotch as haggis, cockie-leekie, high cheekbones, or rowanberry jam.Lost Leaders|Andrew Lang
Word Origin for haggis
dish of chopped entrails, c.1400, now chiefly Scottish, but it was common throughout Middle English, perhaps from Old French agace "magpie," on analogy of the odds and ends the bird collects. The other theory [Klein, Watkins] traces it to Old English haggen "to chop" (see hack (v.1)).