shealing

[ shee-ling ]

nounScot.

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How to use shealing in a sentence

  • The young man could not approach the shealing from either side without being seen.

  • By the old shealing of Cnoc-na-Monie, now forsaken, his heart leaped at sight of Ian coming to meet him.

  • In the shealing, she felt sure, there was not only counsel, but concealment if occasion demanded that.

    Gilian The Dreamer | Neil Munro
  • Mackay was benighted on a deer-stalking expedition, near a wild hut or shealing, at the head of Loch Eriboll.

  • By the old shealing of Cnoc-na-Monie, now forsaken, his heart leaped at sight of Ynys coming to meet him.

    Green Fire | Fiona Macleod