Show Search Results Show Browse

Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

Hide Quotations Hide Etymology

Abbreviations Symbols Cite this entry

About this entry:
First published 1965 (SND Vol. VI).

OUTSTRAVAGANT, adj. Also oot-. Extravagant, going beyond moderation, wandering.Ags. 1853 W. Blair Aberbrothock 10, 15:
My memory's gie ootstravagant now-a-days, an winna keep things fast. . . . An ootstravagant thing.

You may wish to vary the format shown below depending on the citation style used.

"Outstravagant adj.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 6 Oct 2022 <>



Hide Advanced Search

Browse SND: