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

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First published 2002 (DOST Vol. XI).
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Unrefrenabile, adj. [19th c. Eng. unrefrainable (1828); Refrenabill adj.] That cannot be curbed or restrained. — 1526 Douglas Corr. 343.
My unrefrenabile hartis desyr to have al ȝour myndis unyt and at ane, constrenit my hand to writ familiary

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