adjective Scot. and North England.
Words nearby sweer
Origin of sweer
Examples from the Web for sweer
Sweet i' the bed and sweer up i' the morning was ne'er a gude housewife.The Proverbs of Scotland|Alexander Hislop
Whatever as thou sayest oi will sweer to; but I would reyther change places.Through the Fray|G. A. Henty
In the provincial dialects these words are even now pronounced beer, teer, sweer.The English Language|Robert Gordon Latham
I'm sweer to part with him, but canna stem the current which flows from the advice of his patrons and his own inclination.The Genius of Scotland|Robert Turnbull