pound Scots

Origin of pound Scots

First recorded in 1605–15

Words Nearby pound Scots

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How to use pound Scots in a sentence

  • But we must bear in mind that a "pound Scots" was not at all the same thing as an English pound at that date.

    The British Navy Book | Cyril Field
  • "I'd gie a pound Scots to ken wha chaps," said Mungo, deaf to every humour.

    Doom Castle | Neil Munro