Orkney-English results

stick verb stick

  • stick in persevere • apply oneself  ☞ “Stick in noo!” “Eat up!” (a phrase used at table)
  • stickid adjective (of a person, animal, the wind etc) determined • perverse  ☞ “That’s a stickid thing o coo that”
  • stickid stoor blinding snow which sticks to clothing
  • stickie-willie goosegrass
  • tae tak the stick to refuse to move (e.g. of an animal)