Recent Examples of scot from the Web
The person who seemingly got away scot-free—despite being the one who actually revealed the nipple, rather than just owning the nipple—was a white man.
To them, 1989 was an immoral deal as most apparatchiks got off scot-free.
Nobody should get off scot-free, since many women took considerable risks to bring these abuses to light.
Then there are politicians who have, so far, gone scot free.
If her immigrant status makes others empathetic toward this tragedy, where were these same outraged advocates for swift justice when the men who shot Amadou Diallo walked away scot-free?
In comic books, just as in real-life America, police go after low-level criminals (and innocent bystanders) in poor neighborhoods with near impunity but rich and powerful white-collar criminals get away scot-free all the time.
Alisa Finger & Olivia Martinez St. Andrew's senior/junior Went 9-2, winning district, regional and helping Scots to second straight state championship.
Scots voted to remain part of the E.U. by a margin of 24 percentage points.
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First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
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