Aboon in a sentence

The word "aboon" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of aboon and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Aboon

  • and adv. Above.

How to use aboon in a sentence. Aboon pronunciation.

There never was a trade so unhealthy yet but men would fight to get wark at it for twa pennies a day aboon the common wage.
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But, thae use't to think thisel' aboon porritch, too, Jone.
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T' curates can hardly bide to speak a civil word to them they think beneath them; _we_ can hardly bide to tak an uncivil word fro' them that thinks themseln aboon us.
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It's an ill thing for ane to try to be wise aboon what's written.
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These colossal cliffs, types of permanence, are about three thousand and six thousand feet high; those of the canyon that are sheer are about half as high, and are types of fleeting change; while glorious-domed Tissiack, noblest of mountain buildings, far from being overshadowed or lost in this rosy, spiry canyon company, would draw every eye, and, in serene majesty, "aboon them a'" she would take her place-castle, temple, palace, or tower.
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My grand-daughter doesn't like to be kept waitin' when the tea is ready, for it takes me time to crammle aboon the grees, for there be a many of 'em, and miss, I lack belly-timber sairly by the clock.
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Examples of Aboon

Example #1
Now, what did they ever get before?
Example #2
The mair bairns a cottar body had the better; they would make their awn keep frae the time they were five years auld, and a widow wi' three or four bairns was a wealthy woman in the time of the Treddleses.
Example #3
On the outer side of the partition five or six pinched-looking men had straggled in to get their morning meal.
Example #4
I returned to the soup kitchen, where the wives, children, and mothers of the men who had gone were at breakfast in the inner compartment of the kitchen.
Example #5
Mr. Yorke's help, and since Mr. Hall (another o' t' raight sort) helped my wife to set up a bit of a shop, I've nought to complain of.
Example #6
Now, I shall teach my lasses to be as proud as Miss Shirley there, and my lads to be as proud as myseln; but I dare ony o' 'em to be like t' curates.