noun Chiefly Scot.
Origin of yett
Examples from the Web for yett
The impact, to Yett, is one only these girls have the authority to make.
Is T. Triplett at London yett, or have you any great occasion to draw him up.Microcosmography|John Earle
The friar then drew the yett to, and walked on towards the castle, with his Grace leaning on his arm.Ringan Gilhaize|John Galt
But I gripped an oak-ritt and stelled mysel for an hour till the water knockit the yett to sawdust.The Half-Hearted|John Buchan
If I were to find a fault in it, methinkes 'tis not masculine enough; yett he was a person of great courage.Brief Lives (Vol. 2 of 2)|John Aubrey
She threatened not only to break the yett to pieces, but to hang the toll-keeper owre the yett-post if he offered resistance.Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland Volume 18|Alexander Leighton