A Conversation for Common Irish slang

Up to High Doh

Post 1


I'm not sure if this term is used outside of Ireland. When someone is "up to high doh" then then they are completely stressed or frazzled.

Up to High Doh

Post 2


Also in Scotland, esp. Glasgow: George McDonald Fraser cites it as part of the lexicon of the mainly Glaswegian Gordon Highlanders he commanded shortly after WW2 (1946-47).

Up to High Doh

Post 3


Interesting! It goes to show again that there's little new under the sun.

Thanks AgProv.

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