adjective Scot. and North England.
Origin of kenspeckle
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Historical Examples of kenspeckle
When we reached Blackford Hall I found more than a kenspeckle countryside to remind me of homeland.Betty Grier
A vagrant with white mice is a kenspeckle, and surely you can have no difficulty in tracing her.Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland Volume 21
You may consider yourself 'geyan fine,' all covered over with Scotch plaid, but I wouldn't be so 'kenspeckle' for worlds!Penelope's Experiences in Scotland
Kate Douglas Wiggin