orra

adjective or·ra \ˈärə\
variants: or

orrow

\ˈärə\

Definition of orra

  1. 1 Scottish a :  odd, occasional an orra job here and there b :  consisting of odds and ends :  miscellaneous

  2. 2 Scottish :  not occupied or employed your orra hours

  3. 3 Scottish, of a person :  idle, worthless

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Origin and Etymology of orra

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