Words and Phrases
herry (tae)

“herry (tae)”

Meaning:

get up to mischief (to)

In Literature:

Excerpt from Tha Snek Chairmer by BBC Tellytales - translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

We are hairt-scalds, herryin aa tha day:
we’ll tak aa yer goold an aa yer siller tae.
Thar’s a big skep o siller noo insteid:
it’s no oors but we dinnae fash oor heid!


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