- A plank 6 feet long and 1 foot across.
(third-person singular simple present wairs, present participle wairing, simple past and past participle waired)
- 1831 , John Knox, William McGavin (edit), The History of the Reformation of Religion in Scotland, page 94,
- We shall maintain them, nourish them, and defend them, the whole congregation of Christ, and every member thereof, at our whole powers and wairing [spending] of our lives, against Satan, and all wicked power that does intend tyranny or trouble against the foresaid congregation.
- 1841, William Alexander, An Abridgement of the Acts of the Parliaments of Scotland, 1424—1707, page 243,
- […] Reserving alwayes to the Sheriff or other Magistrates, and taker of the Thief, the expences waired out by them in taking and putting the Thief to execution.