stramash

noun
stra·​mash | \ strə-ˈmash How to pronounce stramash (audio) \

Definition of stramash

1 chiefly Scotland : disturbance, racket
2 chiefly Scotland : crash, smashup

First Known Use of stramash

1803, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for stramash

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