Scots heather

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Scots heather common Old World heath represented by many varieties; low evergreen grown widely in the northern hemisphere
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Usage

In literature:

He lay in the heather on Eildon Hill; He gazed on the dour Scots sky his fill.
"Double Trouble" by Herbert Quick
I 'm a Scots lass frae the heather.
"Hollyhock" by L. T. Meade
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In poetry:

It's a naething, nor here nor there;
Leal Scots are a'ane thegither!
Ilk ane has a hame, an' it's a' the same
Whether in clover or heather!
"Hame" by George MacDonald