scrieve


scrieve

intransitive verb \ˈskrēv\

Definition of SCRIEVE

Scottish
:  to move along swiftly and smoothly

Origin of SCRIEVE

perhaps of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse skrefa to stride
First Known Use: 1785

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: scriever
Previous Word in the Dictionary: scries
All Words Near: scrieve

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up scrieve? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).