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blirt

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a variation of blurt.

NounEdit

blirt (plural blirts)

  1. (nautical) A gust of wind and rain.
  2. (Scotland) A fit of crying.

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

blirt (third-person singular simple present blirts, present participle blirting, simple past and past participle blirted)

  1. (Scotland) To burst into tears.

ReferencesEdit

  • Lewis Randolph Hamersly, A naval encyclopædia.