Tuesday, 18 December 2007

oose

oose (pronounced ooss):
Oose is dust or fluff.
Have you seen the oose under that bed?
Something dusty or covered in fluff may be described as oosy.Oose was originally the plural of oo, a Scots work for wool.

2 comments:

mmoneypenny said...

a good day to learn something new.

but will i retain it? or use it in conversation ever? never say never.

swiss said...

listen to a scottish voice file then go into a clothing shop and say

have you got an oose remover for my jersey?

or

hiv ye goat an oose remoover fir mah jersey