Feart is a great Scottish word, used throughout Scotland, though we think it is most commonly a Doric word. Its meaning is to be afraid. Here in the North East we also use Feartie whose definition is someone who is scared.

Feart Scottish Slang Meaning Definition

For example:

Ma neebour is a feartie kis he is feart of cushie-doos.

Which translates to:

My neighbour is scared because he is afraid of pigeons.

More Doric Sayings and their English slang words translations.

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