Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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GAMESOME, adj. Gamey, having the appearance and taste of game which is high. Kcb. 1909  Crockett Rose of the Wilderness x.:
Ye ken “braxy” is a trifle high — sort o' gamesome whiles wi' the wee white “mauks” turnin' and twirlin' on it when ye put it in the pan.

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