A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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Ill-won, -win, a. [Ill adv. 1.] Ill-gotten. — Falow thé nocht with … nan that lewys one ill wone gud; Consail Vys Man 370.
Be thair successioun ȝe may see That ill won geir riches not the kin; Dunb. xvii. 19.
An ill win pennie will cast doun a pound; Ferg. Prov. (1641) 2 b.

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