\ˈdrant, -ȧ-\
variants: or draunt \ˈdrȧnt, -​a-​ \

Definition of drant 

chiefly Scottish

: to speak in a tiresome whining drawl

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History and Etymology for drant

Scots drant, draunt droning or drawling tone, modification of Scottish Gaelic dranndan, draundan hum, buzzing, complaint, growl; akin to Irish Gaelic dranntan hum, buzzing, growl

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