Definition of dreich adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

dreich

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//driːx//
 
; NAmE NAmE//driːx//
 
(Scottish English)
 
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dull and depressing dreich weather on the Scottish coast a dreich church service Word Origin Middle English (in the sense ‘patient, long-suffering’): of Germanic origin, corresponding to Old Norse drjúgr ‘enduring, lasting’.