Meaning of kiltie in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkɪlti/


(also kilty)
  • 1A person who wears a kilt (often used as a humorous or slightly derogatory term for a Scot)

    • ‘in the side streets a thousand kilties squeezed their bagpipes’
    • ‘And there is an inclusiveness and raw determination about them that is worth more than any number of caber-tossing kilties and bagpipe bands.’
  • 2A casual or sports shoe with a fringed tongue that folds back over the vamp, typically so as to cover the laces.

    • ‘a pair of suede kilties’