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postyr (f.) bully, scold: Bee briaght foddey as gerrit jeant son postyr dy ven veeallagh, ee hene ver scaalhean er nyn noidyn. Apoc; beldam


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postyr straaidey hoodlum

postyr dy ven (f.) termagant: Bee briaght foddey as gerrit jeant son postyr dy ven veeallagh, ee hene ver scaalhean er nyn noidyn. Apoc

hoodlum (n.) postyr straaidey

beldam (n.) caillagh phishagagh; shenn-chaillagh ghraaney; joushag; postyr

bully braggartagh, postyragh, postyr; (v.) (to); (dy) phostyr; braggartaghey; croshvuilley

termagant (n.) ben veealeragh, joushag, postyr dy ven, tarmaneagh, troiddeyder

scold (v.) cur da, sheebey; troiddey: I'm afraid the teacher will scold me - Ta aggle orrym dy jean y fer-ynsee troiddey mee. JJK idiom; (n.) postyr; beealeyrey

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