noun (1)
\ ˈskəg\
plural -s

Definition of scug

 (Entry 1 of 3)

1 Scottish : shade, shadow

2 Scottish

a : shelter
b : a sheltered place especially : the side of a hill
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scugged; scugged; scugging; scugs

Definition of scug (Entry 2 of 3)

1 Scottish : to screen from view or danger
2 Scottish : to conceal (a sin or wrongdoing) from discovery


noun (2)
\ "\
plural -s

Definition of scug (Entry 3 of 3)

: a schoolboy without academic or athletic distinction, social grace, or personal attraction broadly : an unattractive meanspirited person

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History and Etymology for scug

Noun (1)

Old Norse skuggi

Noun (2)

origin unknown

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