Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
Originally by Seán Beecher
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SCAULD

Construct: Noun
Definition: Tea.
Use: I'll have a cup of scauld.
I'll have a cup of tea.
Derivation: Unknown, but note 'Scála' - a cup, a bowl. (Dinneen). Or from the practise of 'Scalding' - pouring boiling water into the teapot before putting tea in the pot.


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