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Definition of "braw" [braw]

  • Scots Fine; splendid. (adjective)
  • Scots Dressed in a fine or showy manner. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "braw" in a sentence
  • "The thrift o 'you and the woo o' a dog wad mak a braw wab."
  • "He was a kinsman of the author, and a "braw" young Scotchman who came over to this country with the expectation of picking up a fortune in short order."
  • "He's plenty of money to dress in silk [fu 'braw'],"