[skot-ish] /ˈskɒt ɪʃ/
Also, Scots. of or relating to Scotland, its people, or their language.
the people of Scotland.
of, relating to, or characteristic of Scotland, its people, their Gaelic language, or their English dialect
(functioning as pl) the Scottish, the Scots collectively
late Old English Scottisc; see Scot + -ish. Related: Scottishness.
noun 1. 2. a very short period of time; moment
[sek-shuh n] /ˈsɛk ʃən/ noun 1. a part that is cut off or separated. 2. a distinct part or subdivision of anything, as an object, country, community, class, or the like: the poor section of town; the left section of a drawer. 3. a distinct part or subdivision of a writing, as of a newspaper, […]
[seer-ee-uh s] /ˈsɪər i əs/ adjective 1. of, showing, or characterized by deep thought. 2. of grave or somber disposition, character, or manner: a serious occasion; a serious man. 3. being in earnest; sincere; not trifling: His interest was serious. 4. requiring thought, concentration, or application: serious reading; a serious task. 5. weighty or important: […]
[haf-shair, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈʃɛər, ˈhɑf-/ noun 1. a share, as in profits, equal to one half. 2. a claim to half the income from a share of stock.