Blate vs Blite - What's the difference?

blate | blite |


As an adjective blate

is (scotland|northern england) bashful, sheepish.

As a noun blite is

the plant.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

blate

English

Adjective

(er)
  • (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.
  • Anagrams

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    blite

    English

    (wikipedia blite)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The plant .
  • Any of various plants in the genus Chenopodium .
  • Any of various plants in the genus Atriplex .