couthie

adjective

couth·​ie ˈkü-thē How to pronounce couthie (audio)
chiefly Scotland

Word History

Etymology

Middle English couth familiar, from Old English cūth — more at uncouth

First Known Use

1719, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of couthie was in 1719

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Cite this Entry

“Couthie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/couthie. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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