verb (used with object)
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Contemporary Examples of laith
The irony did not escape one local, Laith Hathim, as he stood and watched the newly minted refugees make their way into Mosul.Has the Kurdish Victory at Sinjar Turned the Tide of ISIS War?
December 27, 2014
Historical Examples of laith
Quo she, to leave thee, I will laith, My winsome gaberlunzie-man.A Book of Ballads, Volume 4
Then hearts were wild to watch us pass,Yet laith to let us go!
It seems a strange thing to ask a gift again, but I own I am laith to cut another.Kidnapped
Robert Louis Stevenson
Laith will the lassie be to weet her bonny shoon, but lang ere the play'll be ower she'll wat her hat aboon.Penelope's Experiences in Scotland
Kate Douglas Wiggin
Like the cat, fain fish wad ye eat, but ye are laith to weet your feet.The Proverbs of Scotland