Words and Phrases
clishmaclaver

“clishmaclaver”

Meaning:

idle talk or gossip; empty chattering nonsense

Alternative spelling/meaning:

clash-ma-claver

In Literature:

Excerpt from The Repealer Repulsed by William M'Comb

Sic tyke, sic maister, sic ushers, sic dominie; -
noo what’s the moral o’ a’ this clishmaclaver?


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