- A slang term for anything considered outstandingly good: 'Mackay made sure of the points with an absolute stormer of a goal in the eighty-ninth minute.'
- Anything excellent, but especially an attractive member of the opposite sex, may be called a stoater: 'He hit him a stoater right in the coupon.' 'That wis a big stoater ye nipped last night.'
- Used to describe anything excellent: 'Ye make a rare cuppa tea, hen.' 'Ye want tae have seen that fillum...it wis rerr!'
© Michael Munro
There are almost as many words and expressions used to express one's appreciation as dismissive or derisive ones... A token of the city's robust and lively patter!
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