Words and Phrases



to ramble confusedly in conversation, more or less meaninglessly and seemingly endlessly; or as a noun, the person who ‘santers’

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In Literature:

Excerpt from Dinnae pit it aff by Charlie Gillen

So I joost santered on an’ on,
tae see what wye it sent,
he lissened on a guid wee whilte,
an’ whiles he geen a nod

Excerpt from Mae Mither's Tungue by Charlie Reynolds

Sae noo mae saunterin
A mann stap
as mae thochts gae bak
tae mae ain mither’s lap

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