haet

noun
\ˈhāt \

Definition of haet 

chiefly Scotland

: a small quantity : whit, bit

First Known Use of haet

1603, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for haet

contraction of Scots hae it (as in Deil hae it! Devil take it!)

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