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

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First published 2002 (DOST Vol. XI).

Unpliable, adj. [Late ME and e.m.E. vnpliable (c1400); Pliabill adj.] Of a person: Not amenable (to something). — Urquhart Jewel 250.
Such … sinners as should prove unpliable to the stamp of his wholesome admonitions

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