Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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SOUFLET, n. Also sufflet. A stroke, a blow with the hand, a smack (Bch. 1825 Jam.; Sh. c.1870 E.D.D.; Abd., Kcd. 1913). [′sʌflət]

[Appar. Fr. soufflet, a cuff, blow, box on the ears. Cf. Sivvet.]

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"Souflet n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 27 Sep 2021 <>



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