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Yorkshire dialect

Which is the correct definition for the following words? Compiled by Adam Jacot de Boinod, author of The Meaning of Tingo and creator of the iPhone App Tingo



a) to sit outdoors b) shy, modest, diffident c) to aim to; to attempt; to intend


a) impulsivel­y; without deliberati­on b) a dirty line (eg on neck) showing the

limit of where it has been washed c) in the opposite direction, the wrong way


a) tawny, yellow tinged with red b) ticklish; tricky; difficult to deal with c) kind, gentle

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