scaitech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. scaitech or dil.ie/36289
Last Revised: 2019

adj sharp-tongued, abusive : go ndénaid na Pāpānaigh, agas go spesialta na sean-tsagairt scaiteacha, sgeth a scandaile am adhaigh féin 'abusive', Carswell² 112.3944 . ag géuruigheacht, re aoire, scaiteach `railing', Eg. Gl. 361 . sgaiteach 'sharp, having a keen edge ... using cutting words or bitter language', Dwelly .