Poems and Songs of Robert Burnsby Robert Burns
Tack, possession, lease.
Taet, small quantity.
Tairge, to target.
Tane, one in contrast to other.
Tappet-hen, a crested hen-shaped bottle holding three quarts of
Tap-pickle, the grain at the top of the stalk.
Targe, to examine.
Tarrow, to tarry; to be reluctant, to murmur; to weary.
Tassie, a goblet.
Tawpie, a foolish woman.
Teats, small quantities.
Temper-pin, a fiddle-peg; the regulating pin of the spinning-wheel.
Tent, to tend; to heed; to observe.
Tentie, watchful, careful, heedful.
Tentier, more watchful.
Tester, an old silver coin about sixpence in value.
Thack, thatch; thack and rape = the covering of a house, and so, home
Thairm, small guts; catgut (a fiddle-string).
Thick, v. pack an' thick.
Thieveless, forbidding, spiteful.
Thole, to endure; to suffer.
Thou'se, thou shalt.
Thowless, lazy, useless.
Thrang, busy; thronging in crowds.
Thrang, a throng.
Thrapple, the windpipe.
Thrave, twenty-four sheaves of corn.
Thraw, a twist.
Thraw, to twist; to turn; to thwart.
Threap, maintain, argue.
Through, mak to through = make good.
Throu'ther (through other), pell-mell.
Thy lane, alone.
Tight, girt, prepared.
Till't, to it.
Timmer, timber, material.
Tine, to lose; to be lost.
Tip, v. toop.
Tirl, to strip.
Tirl, to knock for entrance.
Tither, the other.
Tocher, to give a dowry.
Tocher-gude, marriage portion.
Tod, the fox.
To-fa', the fall.
Toop, tup, ram.
Toss, the toast.
Toun, town; farm steading.
Tow, flax, a rope.
Towmond, towmont, a twelvemonth.
Towsing, rumpling (equivocal).
Toyte, to totter.
Tozie, flushed with drink.
Trashtrie, small trash.
Trig, neat, trim.
Trin'le, the wheel of a barrow.
Troke, to barter.
Trowth, in truth.
Trump, a jew's harp.
Tryste, a fair; a cattle-market.
Tulyie, tulzie, a squabble; a tussle.
Twafauld, twofold, double.
Twal, twelve; the twal = twelve at night.
Twalpennie worth, a penny worth (English money).
Twa-three, two or three.
Twin, twine, to rob; to deprive; bereave.
Twistle, a twist; a sprain.
Tyke, a dog.
Tyne, v. tine.