Bash He’d bash you in a minute! [He’d strike without warning]
Bastard (var. endings) Unsuitable The bastardin’ thing doesn’t fit right!
Bat Blow He hit him a bat on he’s neb.
Bat Stroke, exact time He arrived on the bat of the hour.
Be t’ be: Had to be It be t’ be that till make sense!
Boon Number He had the quare boon of workers on the job.
Become Suit That outfit becomes ye well!
Bedrid Confined to bed She’s been bed-rid these months!
Bedivilment Fun What sorta bedevilment are ye at, now?
Beeld Festered He’s wound beeld.
Bees Is He bees working well now.
Beetle-head Heavy-headed: dull: sleepy
Be-hopes Expectations She’s be-hopes of clicking him.
Belt Physical punishment He got a whale of a belting aff he’s father.
Bend Effort He’ll make no bend for hisself at all.
Bemean Demean Ah wunn’t bemean mesself till arg with her!
Bit Crux When it comes to the bit, he’ll let ye down
Bing Heap a bing of potatoes: A binged-up plate
Birl swing, spin, dance Give her a birl there, ye boy ye!
Black-foot def. man who accompanies the prospective bridegroom, arranges the match, helps with the courtship
Black looks angry, expression Enough of yer black looks.
Blade contemptuous expression, of a girl: saucy blade!
Bla-fum nonsence That’s only bla-fum!
Blare – yell Give her a blare!
Blast – tune – give us a blast of yer pipes, there!
Blind – fill, close Blind that gap with a bit of a bush![n. a mask for a cow or horse]
Blirt v. spill the beans, whinge Blirt it out now! Quit yer blirting! He’s a real blirt [i.e. cry-baby, informer].