Wadset vs Wadsetter - What's the difference?

wadset | wadsetter |


As nouns the difference between wadset and wadsetter

is that wadset is the conveyance of land in pledge for a debt; a mortgage while wadsetter is a person who holds tenure by wadset.

As a verb wadset

is to mortgage land.

wadset

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (obsolete, Scotland) The conveyance of land in pledge for a debt; a mortgage
  • Verb

    (wadsett)
  • (obsolete, Scotland) To mortgage land
  • See also

    * wadsetter

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    wadsetter

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Scotland) A person who holds tenure by wadset