Words and Phrases
doon in tha mooth, doon-hertit, doon-mooth’t

“doon in tha mooth, doon-hertit, doon-mooth’t”

Meaning:

downhearted, upset, unhappy, sad

In Literature:

Excerpt from Jeck an tha Banestaak by BBC Tellytales - translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

The’ hadnae ony siller - an the’ wur wile doon-hairtit


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