/ (ˈkiːlɪ) /
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an urban ruffian; lower-class town or city dweller, esp Glaswegian
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Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?
Word Origin for keelie
C19: of uncertain origin
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How to use keelie in a sentence
There's no a 'keelie' in the toon that wad dare to do as muckle!Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City|S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett