wallydraigle

noun wal·ly·drai·gle \ ˈwā-lē-ˌdrā-gəl , ˈwä-lē- \

Definition of wallydraigle

chiefly Scotland
:a feeble, imperfectly developed, or slovenly creature

Origin and Etymology of wallydraigle

perhaps from Scots wally (alteration of wallaway, exclamation of woe) + dragle draggle


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