"sawney" Definition

  1. or SANDY, a Scotchman. Corruption of Alexander.
  2. a simpleton; a gaping, awkward lout.
  3. bacon. SAWNEY HUNTER, one who steals bacon.

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Position in the dictionary: 2963 of 4022 slang words.
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