Words and Phrases
deval (tae)

“deval (tae)”


hesitate, give up (to)

In Literature:

Excerpt from Tha Goolden Dyuck by BBC Tellytales - Translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

Phew! Feenahait mair cud Lutek ate!
He wus that fu he wus near no fit tae muive.
Lutek cudnae deval noo, he haed tae ware mair siller! Whut oan, but?

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