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laldy

Saltos de línea: laldy
Pronunciación: /ˈlaldi
 
/

Definición de laldy en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] Scottish
A beating: Give him laldy!’ yelled a voice
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Deafen and blind the Boks, then give them laldy.

Origen

late 19th century: perhaps imitative, or from Old English læl 'whip, weal'.

Frases

give it laldy

1
Do something with vigour or enthusiasm: some bairns were giving it laldy with ball and stick
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Although he is said to be giving it laldy with the Church choir.
  • It's a soggy, there-goes-summer, completely unremarkable Tuesday night, the Chinese-and-chantering restaurant is packed, and Kathleen McDermott is, as they say, giving it laldy.
  • I was expecting to see 1994 footage of them playing ‘Shakermaker’ and ‘Supersonic’, giving it laldy.

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