farchluais

Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • far-chluais

EtymologyEdit

far- +‎ cluais

NounEdit

farchluais f (genitive farchluaise, plural farchluaisean)

  1. eavesdropping

Usage notesEdit

  • Can be used as a verbal noun:
    bha i daonnan a' farchluais - she was always eavesdropping

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 4 April 2011, at 07:43