transitive verb scab·ble \ˈskabəl\
variants: or



Definition of scabble


  1. 1 :  to work or shape roughly (as stone before leaving the quarry)

  2. 2 :  to dress (as stone) in any way short of fine tooling or rubbing

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Origin and Etymology of scabble

Middle English scaplen, from Middle French escapler to dress timber

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capable of being understood in two ways

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