wabbit (Dialect, chiefly Scot)
exhausted, out of breath, unable to function due to extreme tiredness.
Ah’m real wabbit the night – Ah think Ah’ll hit the sack afore midnight.
(Gosh I am tired – I shall have an early night.)
Did You Know?
A person who is wabbit is very likely to also be feeling crabbit (Ill tempered / grumpy / in a bad mood).
Crabbit tends to be associated with older people. Young people are arrogant and cheeky – older people are merely crabbit.
It is thus not advisable to make a habit of being wabbit or you’ll be in the habbit of being a crabbit wabbit.
C19: from earlier wobart withered, feeble