Definition of Dautie

1. a small pet [n -S]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dautie

dauphin
dauphine
dauphines
dauphiness
dauphinesses
dauphinoise
dauphinoises
dauphins
daur
daurade
daured
dauring
daurs
daut
dauted
dautie (current term)
dauties
dauting
dauts
dauw
dauws
davallia
davanite
daven
davened
davening
davenport
davenports
davens
davicil

Literary usage of Dautie

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1. A Dictionary of Lowland Scotch: With an Introductory Chapter Onthe Poetry by Charles Mackay (1888)
"My dautie and my doo (dove). —ALLAN RAMSAY. To some it may appear that ... But an your m,ther's dautie. —BUCHAN'S Ancient Ballads: The ..."

2. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1854)
"... of the former was sometimes pe- Esq., TB Macaulay, Esq., Viscount dautie, and the polish of the latter w:is ..."

3. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1863)
"Sit ye there, my dautie, till they all вес you ; " and forthwith he brought them all. You can fancy the scene. And he lifted her up, and marched to his seat ..."

4. Spare Hours by John Brown (1866)
"... and Scott bending over her in ecstasy, — "hung over her enamored." " Sit ye there, my dautie, till they all see you"; and forthwith he brought them all. ..."

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