scrump

noun
\ ˈskrəmp, -u̇- \
plural -s

Definition of scrump

 (Entry 1 of 2)

dialectal, England
: something that is shriveled or cooked to a crisp

scrump

verb
\ " \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of scrump (Entry 2 of 2)

dialectal, England

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History and Etymology for scrump

Noun

probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Swedish & Danish skrumpen shriveled

Verb

probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Danish skrumpe to shrivel

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“Scrump.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scrump. Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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