Words and Phrases
gye

“gye”

Meaning:

very; considerably; almost

Alternative spelling/meaning:

gyely

In Literature:

Excerpt from Scartin' Midges by Charlie Gillen

It’s gyely Easter, we man mak a shape

Excerpt from Bab M'Keen interviews General Grant by Bab M'Keen

Sae aff I gangs tae the train,
an’ there I sa’ a gye lot o’ folk
jest on the same erran’ as myself.

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