A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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Looser, n. [e.m.E. (1555).] A loser. = Lossar n.1 b, Louser n. — Ilk boat that fished this last yeir to pay to the thesaurer sixtine pound Scots in regaird it is fand that they have been loosers this severall yeires by past; 1681 Kirkcudbr. B. Rec. MS. 12 Oct.

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