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Definition of Scotch
Scotch Scotch, n.
A chock, wedge, prop, or other support, to prevent slipping;
as, a scotch for a wheel or a log on inclined ground.
ScotchScotch Scotch, v. t. [Probably the same word as scutch; cf.
Norw. skoka, skoko, a swingle for flax; perhaps akin to E.
To cut superficially; to wound; to score.
We have scotched the snake, not killed it. --Shak.
Scotched collops (Cookery), a dish made of pieces of beef
or veal cut thin, or minced, beaten flat, and stewed with
onion and other condiments; -- called also Scotch
collops. [Written also scotcht collops.] ScotchScotch Scotch, a. [Cf. Scottish.]
Of or pertaining to Scotland, its language, or its
Scotch broom (Bot.), the Cytisus scoparius. See Broom.
Scotch dipper, or Scotch duck (Zo["o]l.), the bufflehead;
-- called also Scotch teal, and Scotchman.
Scotch fiddle, the itch. [Low] --Sir W. Scott.
Scotch mist, a coarse, dense mist, like fine rain.
Scotch nightingale (Zo["o]l.), the sedge warbler. [Prov.
Scotch pebble. See under pebble.
Scotch pine (Bot.) See Riga fir.
Scotch thistle (Bot.), a species of thistle (Onopordon
acanthium); -- so called from its being the national
emblem of the Scotch.
Scotch Scotch, n.
1. The dialect or dialects of English spoken by the people of
2. Collectively, the people of Scotland.
ScotchScotch Scotch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Scotched; p. pr. & vb. n.
Scotching.] [Cf. Prov. E. scote a prop, and Walloon ascot a
prop, ascoter to prop, F. accoter, also Armor. skoaz the
shoulder, skoazia to shoulder up, to prop, to support, W.
ysgwydd a shoulder, ysgwyddo to shoulder. Cf. Scoat.]
[Written also scoatch, scoat.]
To shoulder up; to prop or block with a wedge, chock, etc.,
as a wheel, to prevent its rolling or slipping.
Scotch Scotch, n.
A slight cut or incision; a score. --Walton.
Meaning of Scotch from wikipedia
- Scotch commonly refers
(adjective), a largely-obsolescent adjective meaning
"having to do with Scotland" Scotch
, old-fashioned name for the...
whisky, often simply called Scotch
, is malt whisky
or grain whisky
made in Scotland. Scotch whisky
must be made in a manner specified
by law. All...
Tape is a brand
name used for pressure-sensitive tapes manufactured
by 3M as part of the company's Scotch
brand. Their magnetic recording
- For other schools
of the same name, see Scotch College
(disambiguation). Scotch College
is an independent Presbyterian
day and boarding school
bonnet, also known
peppers, or Caribbean
red peppers, is a variety
of chili pepper named
for its resemblance
to a tam o' shanter
-Irish (or Scots-Irish) Americans
are American descendants
and other Ulster Protestant Dissenters
from various parts
- Scotch College
or SC), is an Australian independent school
for boys, situated
in Swanbourne, Western
Australia. The school...
- The Scotch
Game, or Scotch
Opening, is a chess opening
with the moves: 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 Ercole
del Rio, in his 1750 treatise
- A Scotch
of a hard-boiled egg wrapped
in bread crumbs
or deep-fried. The London department store
-Irish or Scots-Irish may refer
to: The Ulster Scots
people, an ethnic group
in Ulster, Ireland, who trace their roots
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