Definition of bridie in English:

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bridie

Pronunciation: /ˈbrʌɪdi/

noun (plural bridies)

Scottish
A meat pasty.
Example sentences
  • The bridie looks something like a Cornish pasty which has been put on its side.
  • Dampen the edges of the bridies and fold the top half of the pastry over the filling to enclose it fully.
  • Scots have eaten bridies for more than 300 years.

Origin

Perhaps from obsolete bride's pie.

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