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sweer

[sweer] /swɪər/
adjective, Scot. and North England
1.
slothful; indolent.
2.
unwilling; reluctant.
Origin
900
before 900; Middle English swer(e), Old English swær(e) heavy, sluggish; cognate with German schwer
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British Dictionary definitions for sweer

sweer

/swiːr/
verb
1.
(Scot) a variant spelling of sweir1 , sweir2
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