verb (used with object) Scot.
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In Thrums the word used is steek, and sneck seemed to the inhabitants so droll and ridiculous that Hobart got the name of Snecky.Auld Licht Idylls|J. M. Barrie
"Steek," melodious for stitch, has a combined sense of closing or fastening.On the Old Road, Vol. 2 (of 2)|John Ruskin
It wad ill become me, efter a' he's dune for us, to steek the door in's face.David Elginbrod|George MacDonald
Man, I fully meant to turn the bairn, but she ran by at sic a steek 'at there was nae stoppin' her.When a Man's Single|J. M. Barrie
Steek t' door of your house--if ye own one--and t' door o' your heart--if ye own one--and then ye'll never rue.Jackanapes, Daddy Darwin's Dovecot and Other Stories|Juliana Horatio Ewing