Scotchman

[ skoch-muhn ]
/ ˈskɒtʃ mən /

noun, plural Scotch·men.

Sometimes Offensive. Scotsman.
(lowercase) lingcod.

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Origin of Scotchman

First recorded in 1560–70; Scotch + -man

words often confused with Scotchman

See Scotch.
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British Dictionary definitions for Scotchman

Scotchman
/ (ˈskɒtʃmən) /

noun plural -men

(regarded as bad usage by the Scots) another word for Scotsman
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