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carline

noun, chiefly Scottish
variants: or

carlin

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  1. a mean or ugly old woman there's no appeasing the auld carline who lives at the far end of the loch Synonyms beldam (or beldame), crone (or carlin) [chiefly Scottish], hag, hellcat, trot, witchRelated Words harpy, shrew, virago


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