wadna

[ wahd-nuh ]

Scot.
  1. contraction of would not.

Origin of wadna

1
wad, variant of would1 + na

Words Nearby wadna

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How to use wadna in a sentence

  • He had been workin' on the top o' some auld workin's, an' I suppose they wadna ken, an' it fell in.

    The Underworld | James C. Welsh
  • "I wadna' gi'e a damn," said Peter Pegg, his big eye making frantic efforts to wink.

    The Underworld | James C. Welsh
  • It wad be awfu' to hear folk cryin' 'Blackleg' after yir faither, wadna' it, Mysie?

    The Underworld | James C. Welsh
  • I was afeared this cold weather they wadna lay good without a warm bite now and then.

    Freckles | Gene Stratton-Porter
  • Sandy remarked, "Ye wadna think, noo, sic a sonsie doggie wad be leevin' i' the murky auld kirkyaird."

    Greyfriars Bobby | Eleanor Atkinson