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From: Alan <>
Subject: Re: [Sc-Ir] Scundered
Date: Wed, 01 Jun 2005 23:52:09 +0100
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> Scundered verb found out or discovered, usually whilst trying to
> do something of debateable legality, eg. "see ye got scundered working
> the dole..."
> phrases uttered and spluttered by the perplexing people you may meet
> in Northern Ireland.
Never heard it being used like that before at all.
*Scunner*: A feeling of loathing.
'She took a right scunner at him from the very start.'
*Scundered*: Embarrassed, mortified.
'I was completely scundered when he walked in on me like that'.
Faugh A Ballagh
Lámh Dhearg Abú
*Tha Hamely Tongue:-*
Houl yer whist - keep quiet / don`t butt in
Ye hallion - you tearaway
Skreigh o day - crack of dawn / day
Scundered - fed up