Definition of mostlings in English:

mostlings

Pronunciation /ˈməʊstlɪŋz/

adverb

dialect Scottish, British
  • 1Mostly, for the most part, usually.

  • 2(now chiefly Shetland and Orkney). Nearly, almost.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in John Jamieson (1759–1838), antiquary and philologist. From most + -lings.