kiaugh
noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1786 Scottish trouble, anxiety

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • kiaugh — /kyahkh/, n. Scot. trouble or worry. Also, kauch. [1780 90; of uncert. orig.] * * * …   Universalium

  • kiaugh — ˈkyȧḵ noun ( s) Etymology: probably from Scottish Gaelic cabhag hurry, troubles Scotland : trouble, anxiety, stir …   Useful english dictionary

  • kauch — ˈkȧḵ variant of kiaugh * * * /kahkh/, n. Scot. kiaugh. * * * kauch var. kiaugh …   Useful english dictionary

  • kauch — /kahkh/, n. Scot. kiaugh. * * * …   Universalium

  • distressedness — noun The state or quality of being distressed; anxiety. See Also: anxiety, anxiousness, strain, worry, kiaugh …   Wiktionary

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