scarf down

Definition of scarf down

US, informal

  1. :  to eat (something) quickly He scarfed down his lunch and went right back outside.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  either of the chamfered or cutaway ends that fit together to form a scarf joint

    :  an in-line joint made by chamfering, halving, or notching two pieces to correspond and lapping them

  1. :  to unite by a scarf joint

    :  to form a scarf on

  1. :  a military or official sash usually indicative of rank

    :  tippet

    :  a broad band of cloth worn about the shoulders, around the neck, or over the head

  1. :  to wrap, cover, or adorn with or as if with a scarf

    :  to wrap or throw on (a scarf or mantle) loosely

  1. :  scoff

    :  snap

  1. :  toward or in a lower physical position

    :  to a lying or sitting position

    :  toward or to the ground, floor, or bottom

  1. :  down (see 1down) along, around, through, toward, in, into, or on

  1. :  to cause to go or come down (see 1down) : such as

    :  to cause to fall by or as if by shooting :  bring down

    :  consume

  1. :  occupying a low position

    :  lying on the ground

    :  directed or going downward

  1. :  descent, depression

    :  an instance of putting down (see 1down) (as an opponent in wrestling)

    :  a complete play to advance the ball

  1. :  an undulating usually treeless upland with sparse soil

    :  a sheep of any breed originating in the downs of southern England

  1. :  a covering of soft fluffy feathers

    :  these feathers

    :  something soft and fluffy like down

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