couthie

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adjective couth·ie \ˈkü-thē\

Definition of couthie

chiefly Scotland

  1. :  pleasant, kindly

Origin and Etymology of couthie

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


First Known Use: 1719

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