Waught
Waucht Waucht, Waught Waught, n. [Cf. {Quaff}.] A large draught of any liquid. [Scot.] --Jamieson. [1913 Webster]

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  • lie-waught — wil·lie waught; …   English syllables

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  • Willie waught — a heavy swig, usually of beer …   Scottish slang

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