Deil's buckie

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Deil's buckie a perverse, refractory youngster.
    • Deil's buckie See under Buckie.
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Usage

In literature:

Deil's buckie," he said in the Scots, "will water not drown you?
"A Monk of Fife Being the chronicle written by Norman Leslie of Pitcullo, concerning marvellous deeds that befell in the realm of France, in the years of our redemption, MCCCCXXIX-XXXI. Now first done into English out of the French" by Andrew Lang
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