Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)
BRAK-FUR, BRACK-, v. and n.
1. v. To plough lightly; “to half-plough in such a way as to lay the up-turned furrow over the uncut furrow” (Bnff. 1866 Gregor D. Bnff. 15, brack-fur).
Bnff. 1928 7 ;
Hilly, I see, his gotten his stibble shift a' brak-furred.
2. n. “Cross ploughing in autumn” (Mry.1 1925), “a kind of half-ploughing” (Bnff. 1866 Gregor D. Bnff. 15; Bnff.7 1925). See Brak, n., 2.
Bch. 1936 (per Abd.9):
Gie that fiedle a bit brack fur.
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