verb to dip, dive, swim: I’m going dooking, anybody joining me? la15-.
noun a swim: ...but it seemed a pity that they should spend all these weeks on Arran with out a dook. la19-.
‣ dooking, dook for apples at Halloween, a container filled with water and some apples, stir and try to catch them with one’s teeth: We moved the seats back to make space for for our bath filled with apples for dooking .... la19-. etymology: Scots from English duck ‘immerse in water’; attested by JS