noun, plural un·cos.
Words nearby unco
Origin of unco
Examples from the Web for unco
As the visitors called at from twelve to twenty houses on their rounds, they must have been “unco fou” by the close of the day.
I had been unco keen o' fighting, but I got my fill o't then.The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 2 (of 3)|James Hogg
She's been unco dowie (ailing) a' the summer; and sae has the bairnie.'Robert Falconer|George MacDonald
Life's sweet to us a', an' it's unco hard to leave our master's bedesman just to be sacrificed.The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 1 (of 3)|James Hogg
Na, na, I did na ken onything anent them; but it is unco awfu'!The Lost Lady of Lone|E.D.E.N. Southworth