Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

from 2005 supplement

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JIMP, v.1, n.1 I. pa.t. Add to defin.: (jamp Rs. 1970s, Sh., Ork., Ags. 2000s).

I. Pr.t. and inf. Add variant chump.
Add quot.: Ork. 1952 R. T. Johnston Stenwick Days (1984) 37:
"Yaas, Humphrey wid chump at the chance o' gaun wi' me. He wur right wild when Tam did him oot."

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