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Use in varieties of Scots

knackered Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words5 4.4 5.4 0 14.3 11.7 0
Number of occurrences84 2 0 1 1 0
Number of authors8 4 2 1 1

Occurrences of knackered in Corpus

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Lallans

Clark, Sara Scot Free -The Psychic Cost O Uisin Scots, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
frae yer core when ye're ower knackered even tae think; that thae wir
1 matches

McKillop, Roger The Staff, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
Well A'm sae bluidy knackered,
1 matches

@Chazzbat tweeted
Third day o bein too knackered tae eat denner. Wha um Ah?! h(2020) search twitter

@kennethbryce184 tweeted
ken this am knackered - watched 4 games the day n (2021) twitter link

Doric

Strachan, Shane Standing Stone, (northwordsnow.co.uk 2016) Doric, prose
I’ve made for masel, I’m knackered. I lie doon on the grun for a
1 matches

@beast_afc tweeted
he start boyz. Their feart an knackered. Fit ever ye de, dinae let em(2020) search twitter

Shetland

@RedValkyrie84 tweeted
hunt part o da village gala #knackered #parentsdidmostofthehunting # (2018) twitter link

Southern

Bryden, Hugh Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
oun the room til we wur baith knackered. Ah kin on page 93

1 matches

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