Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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ΒΆKAIKSOME, adj. Hard to manage, requiring careful treatment (Ork. 1934).

[Prob. Norw. dial. keik, a bending or twisting, squintness, perversion + -Some. Cf. Keck, v.1]

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