Category: Scottish Slang 101

Peely-Wally

Meaning to look pale, particularly when someone is not feeling well.

Jeelit

We’re pretty lucky here in San Diego, but it certainly is starting to cool off out there! Jeelit, is a great sounding word, meaning absolutely bloody freezing!

Dreich

When the day is gray, or rainy out, you could describe it as Dreich.

Yer aywis at the coo’s tail

(Coo= cow) Translation: Hurry up, you’re always dragging your heels.