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The meaning of Ghillie

ˈɡɪl.i

Ghillie – definition

noun

(in scotland) a man or boy who attends someone on a hunting or fishing expedition.

Usage examples:

In maybe three more minutes it would have been netted by the gillie, knocked on the head, to be dis…
noun

A type of shoe with laces along the instep and no tongue, used especially for scottish country dancing.

noun

In scotland, a person who works as a helper or servant to someone who is fishing or hunting, especially in the scottish highlands (= the mountainous northern parts of scotland)

Usage examples:

You can take a boat and a ghillie and fish your own wild salmon dinner out of loch tay., he is usua…

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Word origin

late 16th century: from Scottish Gaelic gille ‘lad, servant’. The word was also found in the term gilliewetfoot, denoting a servant who carried the chief over a stream, used as a contemptuous

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