dyvour

noun
dy·​vour | \ ˈdīvər\
plural -s

Definition of dyvour

Scottish
: a man in debt : bankrupt

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History and Etymology for dyvour

Middle English (Scots dialect) dyour

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“Dyvour.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dyvour. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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