All Creatures Great and Small Glossary

All Creatures Great and Small Glossary

Allus

Always

Auld

Old

Awa Hame (away home)

Going home

Bob

A slang term for a British monetary pound

Boozing

Drinking too much

Bovril

A recognizable British brand name for a beef extract beverage that is served hot

Braces

Suspenders

Brass

Money

Canna Stay Away From The Titty

Mama's boy

Car Boot

Trunk

Choppers

Teeth

Cock-A-Hoop

Triumphantly happy

Crimean War Veteran

Soldier who served in the Crimean War in the Baltic region of Europe in the 19th Century

Dalesman

A person born and raised in the Yorkshire Dales and working as a farmer

Debs

Debutantes

Dispensary

Office where medications are kept and prepared

'Ess

Horse

Ewer

Udder

Felon

Mastitis, a disease affecting cows and sheep

Ferreting

Finding something after an exhaustive search

Flop Bott

Term used by Mrs Pumphrey to describe her dog's impacted anal glands

Fra

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