Complete Definition of "blooter"

English

Noun
en-noun

  1. A babbler, a bumbling idiot, a fool.

#*1627 A bluiter buskit lyk a belly blind. — Alexander Montgomerie, Poems
#*1907 âOh, to the devil wi' ye!â said Wanton Wully, sweating with vexation. âOf all the senseless bells! A big, boss bluiter! I canna compel nor coax ye!â — Neil Munro, Daft Days
#*1999 Women go into pubs... to enjoy a quiet drink with friends. And any halitosis-ridden, hand-wandering blooter who thinks otherwise could find himself stuck up his own optic. — Glasgow Daily Record, July 13

  1. A hard kick of a ball. Oftentimes the kick is wild as well. Also, a ball kicked in such a way.

#*2002 He of the fabulous long-range shot or the useless blooter professes to love everything about Rangers. — Daily Mail, December 23.

Verb
blooter

#To do poor work, to botch a job.
#*1996 There's no way that hoose could be painted right in wan day; they must've blootered it. — Complete Patter, M. Munro
#To talk foolishly, to babble.
#*1913 Jamie... at last bluitered oot{em}âI-I-I was up the water, sir, fellin' a deid dowg!â — J. Service, Memorables Robin Cummell
#To shriek, to cry in a shrill manner.
#*1793 The whaup, frae the south, that bluiters In the bogs, like a soo. — R. Brown, Carlop Green
#To kick a ball in a hard and usually wild manner.
#*2001 We'd blooter the ball into the terracing. — Glasglow Sunday Herald, August 19
#To hit hard so as to break; to smash.
#*1990 A hauf-inch closer an' that wis me... brains blootered aw err the tarmac. — J. Byrne, Your Cheatin' Heart

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