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

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First published 2002 (DOST Vol. XI).
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(Unutterable,) Unuterable, adj. [e.m.E. vnvtterable (a1586); Ut(t)er v.] Inexpressible. —1660 Fugitive Poetry II xxx 1/16.
How then shall Caledon her sense expresse of this unuterable happinesse?

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