Scotch mist

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Scotch mist

A thick mist and drizzling rain, as is common in some parts of Scotland and England. Primarily heard in UK. I hope you brought your umbrella today, because we'll be walking in a Scotch mist.
See also: mist, scotch
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Their mission - to take away the Scotch mist that surrounds all out-dated notions that Scots music is only twee renditions of battles and English-baiting ballads sung by bearded Aran jumper wearers.
Drink took over, the quicksilver talent tarnished and peeled, the legion of girls dwindled, the hangers-on melted into the Scotch mist.
The barbershop handling is not all nor the tweeds, the cheviot, the Scotch mist, nor the flame orange scarf.