Scottish

  • 1 SCOTTISH — Danse de salon, de rythme binaire, dont le mouvement est soit vif, soit lent. Originaire d’Écosse, la scottish n’a, semble t il, rien conservé de son caractère folklorique. Comme beaucoup de danses du XIXe siècle, elle combine des pas de deux ou… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Scottish — may refer to:*Anything having to do with Scotland *Scottish Gaelic language *Scots language *Scottish people *Scottish American *Scottish Englishee also*Scottish Television, currently known as stv, the ITV licensee for Central Scotland *Scotch… …

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  • 3 Scottish — Scot tish, a. [From {Scot} a Scotchman: cf. AS. Scyttisc, and E. {Scotch}, a., {Scots}, a.] Of or pertaining to the inhabitants of Scotland, their country, or their language; as, Scottish industry or economy; a Scottish chief; a Scottish dialect …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Scottish — [skät′ish] adj. [ME Scottissh < Late OE Scottisc, for earlier Scyttisc] of Scotland or its people, variety of English, or culture n. the variety of English spoken by the people of Scotland the Scottish the Scottish people USAGE Scottish, the… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Scottish — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to Scotland or its people. ► NOUN (as pl. n. the Scottish) ▪ the people of Scotland. DERIVATIVES Scottishness noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 Scottish — Scottish, Scots adj *Scotch …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 Scottish — Cet article a pour sujet une danse de bal. Pour une définition du mot « scottish », voir l’article scottish du Wiktionnaire …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 8 Scottish — Scotch, Scots, Scottish 1. The favoured terms are a Scot or Scotsman or Scotswoman for a person from Scotland, Scottish as the general adjective relating to Scotland, and Scots for any of the dialect forms of English spoken in (especially… …

    Modern English usage

  • 9 Scottish — Scottishly, adv. Scottishness, n. /skot ish/, adj. 1. Also, Scots. of or pertaining to Scotland, its people, or their language. n. 2. the people of Scotland. 3. Scots (def. 1). [bef. 900; ME < LL Scott(us) SCOT + ISH1; r. OE Scyttisc] …

    Universalium

  • 10 Scottish — [[t]skɒ̱tɪʃ[/t]] ♦♦ ADJ Something that is Scottish belongs or relates to Scotland, its people, or its language. ...Scottish football. ...the Scottish Highlands …

    English dictionary

  • 11 Scottish — adjective relating to Scotland or its people. noun [as pluralnoun the Scottish] the people of Scotland. Derivatives Scottishness noun Usage Scottish, Scot, Scots, and Scotch are all variants of the same word, but have developed different uses and …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 12 Scottish — Scot|tish [ skatıʃ ] adjective relating to Scotland, its people, or its culture: Scottish tourism a Scottish naturalist …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 Scottish — UK [ˈskɒtɪʃ] / US [ˈskɑtɪʃ] adjective relating to Scotland, its people, or its culture Scottish tourism a Scottish international rugby player …

    English dictionary

  • 14 scottish — (sko tich ) s. f. Danse qui s exécute sur la même mesure que la polka, et d un mouvement plus lent. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Scottish, écossais …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 15 Scottish — adj. Scottish is used with these nouns: ↑hospitality, ↑root, ↑salmon …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 16 Scottish — /ˈskɒtɪʃ/ (say skotish) adjective 1. of or relating to the Scots, their country, the dialect of English spoken there, or their literature. –noun 2. the people of Scotland collectively. 3. the dialects of English spoken in Scotland; Scottish… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 Scottish — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Scottes Scotsmen Date: 13th century of, relating to, or characteristic of Scotland, Scots, or the Scots • Scottishness noun II. noun Date: 1759 Scots …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 18 Scottish — 1. adjective a) Of a person, native to or born in Scotland. b) Of a thing or concept, of or pertaining to Scotland. 2. noun The people of Scotland. See Also: Scot …

    Wiktionary

  • 19 Scottish — Scot|tish [ˈskɔtıʃ US ˈska:tıʃ] adj relating to Scotland or its people …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 Scottish — Scot·tish || skÉ’tɪʃ n. people of Scotland; dialect of English spoken in Scotland adj. pertaining to Scotland; pertaining to the Scotch people; pertaining to the dialect of English spoken in Scotland …

    English contemporary dictionary