Posted by Victoria S Dennis on December 19, 2010 at 20:30
In Reply to: Re: Have no cotter with posted by ESC on December 19, 2010 at 14:13:
: : Has anyone comse acrooss the phrase or saying 'to have no cotter with'? Is this just a Midlands phrase?
: I've not heard it in the United States. I took a quick look through some slang books and didn't find it.
It would help a lot if you could say what the phrase means! There's a dialect word "cotter" which means "an entanglement; fig. a difficulty, trouble, worry" but as you haven't explained how your phrase is used I have no way of knowing if that fits your phrase or not. (VSD)