Whid vs Whin - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between whid and whin
is that whid
is a quick motion; a rapid, quiet movement, usually by small game while whin
is gorse; furze.
As a verb whid
is to move nimbly and with little noise, usually of small game.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A quick motion; a rapid, quiet movement, usually by small game.
To move nimbly and with little noise, usually of small game.
* 1790 , '', 1828, Thomas Park (editor), ''Works of the British Poets , Volume XX: The Poems of Robert Burns,
* 1932 , (Lewis Grassic Gibbon), , 1995, Canongate Books,
- By this time he was cross the ford, / Whare in the snaw the chapman smoor'd; / And past the birks and meikle stane, / Whare drunken Charlie brak's neck-bane; / And through the whins , and by the cairn, / Whare hunters fand the murder'd bairn; / And near the thorn, aboon the well, / Whare Mungo's mither hang'd hersel.
The plant woad-waxen.
- And sometimes they clambered down […] and saw the whin bushes climb black the white hills beside them and far and away the blink of lights across the moors where folk lay happed and warm.
* moor whin
* petty whin
* whin bruiser
* whin sparrow
* whin thrush