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scrappy

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adjective scrap·py \ˈskra-pē\

Definition of scrappy

scrappier

scrappiest

  1. :  consisting of scraps <scrappy meals>



Origin and Etymology of scrappy

1scrap


First Known Use: 1837


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scrappy

adjective scrap·py

Definition of scrappy

scrappier

scrappiest

  1. 1 :  quarrelsome

  2. 2 :  having an aggressive and determined spirit :  feisty



Origin and Etymology of scrappy

3scrap


First Known Use: 1895

Rhymes with scrappy


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