Words and Phrases
duds

“duds”

Meaning:

rags, pieces of cloth, clothes

Alternative spelling/meaning:

dud o claes

In Literature:

Excerpt from Larne Hirin' Fair by John Clifford

They get a bed, a bite tae eat,
a dud o’ claes, clogs tae their feet

Excerpt from What the Wind Does by Pat McCarty a.k.a. John Stevenson

It lifts duds dryin’
sends them aff flyin’


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