scrat

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verb

ˈskrat
scratted; scratted or scrat; scratting; scrats
dialectal, British

scrat

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noun (1)

"
plural -s
dialectal, chiefly England
: a small insignificant thing or amount

scrat

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noun (2)

"
plural -s
chiefly dialectal

Word History

Etymology

Verb

Middle English scratten

Noun (2)

Middle English skratt, scrate, probably from Old Norse skratti monster

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“Scrat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scrat. Accessed 8 Feb. 2023.

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