strandy

 restive, passionate, spoken of children ; such they call STRANDY-MIRES. N. The word RANDY is sometimes used in much the same sense in the South, and is particularly applied to a restive or frolicksome horse.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.


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