Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)
†CURGLAFF, CURGLOFF, n. and v.
1. n. “The shock felt in bathing, when one first plunges into the cold water” (Bnff. 1825 Jam.2, curglaff).
2. v. Found only in ppl.adj. curgloft, panic-stricken, confused.
Abd. 1737 W. Meston Poems 66:
Curgloft, confounded and bumbaz'd, On East and West, by Turns, he gaz'd.
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