Blate vs Blite - What's the difference?
As an adjective blate
is (scotland|northern england) bashful, sheepish.
As a noun blite is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(Scotland, Northern England) Bashful, sheepish.
*1934 , (Lewis Grassic Gibbon), Grey Granite'', Polygon 2006 (''A Scots Quair ), p. 491:
*:You'd say Not them; fine legs'', and Ma struggling into her blouse would say ''You're no blate . Who told you they're fine?
(Scotland, Northern England) Dull, stupid.
The plant .
Any of various plants in the genus Chenopodium .
Any of various plants in the genus Atriplex .
* (Amaranthus blitum)