spreaghery

noun
sprea·​ghery
variants: or sprechery \ ˈsprēḵəri \
plural -es

Definition of spreaghery

1 Scottish : cattle lifting : plundering
2 Scottish : booty, plunder

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History and Etymology for spreaghery

spreagh + -ery

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“Spreaghery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spreaghery. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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