Words and Phrases
gleg

“gleg”

Meaning:

sharp, keen, quick-witted, fluent in speech

In Literature:

Excerpt from The Lammas Fair (Belfast) by Robert Huddleston

There sits a tinker wi’ his tins,
a turner wi’ his ladles;
a gleg tongu’d spunkie’s cryin’ spoons,
anither’s at her fables


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