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scut•tle



Pronunciation: (skut'l), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/scuttle.html on line 75 [key]
n.
1. a deep bucket for carrying coal.
2. Brit. Dial.a broad, shallow basket.

scut•tle



Pronunciation: (skut'l), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/scuttle.html on line 96 [key]
v., -tled, -tling,
n.


v.i.
to run with quick, hasty steps; scurry.

n.
1. a quick pace.
2. a short, hurried run.

scut•tle



Pronunciation: (skut'l), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/scuttle.html on line 129 [key]
n., v., -tled, -tling.


n.
1. Naut.
a. a small hatch or port in the deck, side, or bottom of a vessel.
b. a cover for this.
2. a small hatchlike opening in a roof or ceiling.

v.t.
1. to sink (a vessel) deliberately by opening seacocks or making openings in the bottom.
2. to abandon, withdraw from, or cause to be abandoned or destroyed (as plans, hopes, rumors, etc.).

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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