Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)
WATERLOO, prop.n., v. Also Wattir-. Sc. form and usages:
I. n. A soft, somewhat brittle and usu. uncoloured, or sometimes brown-veined, clay playing-marble (Per., Slg., w.Lth. 1969). Also in reduced dim. form waterie, id. (Fif. 1957).
II. v. To overcome, overpower, esp. with drink (Bnff. 1866 Gregor D. Bnff. 207).
You may wish to vary the format shown below depending on the citation style used.
"Waterloo prop. n., v.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 12 May 2021 <https://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/snd/waterloo>
Try an Advanced Search