Orkney-English results

trowie noun troll

  • trowie • trullie adjective
    1. sickly or ailing
    2. of poor quality  ☞ “That’s trowie things o coorteens – thir aal fa’an tae pieces wi the sun”
  • trowie-like having the appearance of being ill
  • trowie-girse • trowie-glove foxglove
  • trowie-spindle mare’s tail (grass)