breist


breist

breist breest noun a Scot word for breast Liberaldictionary.com

  • What It Really Means to Call Someone “Crude”
  • Can You Translate These Famous Phrases From Emoji?
  • These Are the Longest Words in English
  • These Are the Saddest Phrases in English
  • Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 Examples from the Web for breist Historical Examples of breist

  • D’ye mind yon nicht langsyne when your faither came in wi’ a terrible look in his een and struck me in the breist?

    The House with the Green Shutters

    George Douglas Brown

  • But aboot that word—I’ve heard ye say yirsel’ frae the pulpit as how hell is a maist awfu’ feelin’ i’ the breist.

    St. Cuthbert’s

    Robert E. Knowles

  • Verra well, dinna ye think as hoo yon Irish whelp I skelpit the day ‘ll hae a waesome feelin’ i’ his breist?

    St. Cuthbert’s

    Robert E. Knowles

  • Think o’ yir son win-nin’ the Victoria Cross, wumman, an’ ye ‘ill see it on his breist.

    The Days of Auld Lang Syne

    Ian MacLaren

  • He was a brave sodger, but he wasna long fechtin’ in France till he got a bullet in his breist.

    Huntingtower

    John Buchan

  • Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    40 queries 1.974