Definition of gie in English:



  • Scottish form of give
    • ‘‘You know what it's like in Glasgow at Hogmanay, it's ‘right, gie's a turn’.’
    • ‘The book, writes Robertson, is ‘a stertin-pynt, a wey inta the past that micht also gie a perspective on the present an’ the future’.’
    • ‘And then the lassies would often gie ye mair money on top of that!’
    • ‘They were dead nice, dead ordinary, gied me a cuppa tea, showed me the meditation room and, ach, it wis the atmosphere, hen.’