Etymology 1Edit


wowf (comparative more wowf, superlative most wowf)

  1. (Scotland) Disordered or unsettled in intellect; deranged.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Scott to this entry?)

Etymology 2Edit



  1. Alternative form of woof

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for wowf in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)