Show Search Results Show Browse

Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

Hide Quotations Hide Etymology

Abbreviations Cite this entry

About this entry:
First published 1968 (SND Vol. VII).
This entry has not been updated but may contain minor corrections and revisions.

RAGGIE, v. A child's football term, ? = to weave or dodge round other players, dribbling the ball.Fif. 1959 I. and P. Opie Lore & Language of Schoolchildren 351:
When Penman gets the ball And raggies thro' them a'.

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

"Raggie v.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 7 Jun 2023 <>



Hide Advanced Search

Browse SND: