drumlie

adjective drum·lie \ˈdrəmlē\
variants: less commonly

drumly

\ˈdrəmlē\

Definition of drumlie

  1. 1 chiefly Scottish, of water :  turbid and muddy

  2. 2 chiefly Scottish, of weather :  dark and gloomy drumlie winter, dark and drear — Robert Burns

  3. 3 :  in a muddle :  confused, troubled

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Origin and Etymology of drumlie

alteration of Middle English drubly


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