carline


carline

noun, chiefly Scottish

Definition of CARLINE

a mean or ugly old woman <there's no appeasing the auld carline who lives at the far end of the loch>
Synonyms beldam (or beldame), carline (or carlin) [chiefly Scottish], hag, hellcat, trot, witch
Related Words harpy, shrew, virago

Variants of CARLINE

carline or carlin

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