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scamble

verb scam·ble \ ˈskambəl \

Definition of scamble

scambled; scambled; scambling \-b(ə)liŋ\; scambles
intransitive verb
1 obsolete :to struggle with others for largess thrown to a crowd; broadly :to struggle greedily and indecorously for something
2 chiefly dialectal :to get on somehow :stumble along
3 dialectal, England :to loll around :sprawl, shamble
transitive verb
1 dialectal :to scrape together :collect
2 dialectal, England :to trample down

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Origin and Etymology of scamble

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scamble

noun scam·ble \ ˈskam(b)əl \

Definition of scamble

plural -s
dialectal, England

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scamble

\ " \

Definition of scamble

  • dialectal British variant of

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