Scrub race
Scrub Scrub (skr[u^]b), a. Mean; dirty; contemptible; scrubby. [1913 Webster]

How solitary, how scrub, does this town look! --Walpole. [1913 Webster]

No little scrub joint shall come on my board. --Swift. [1913 Webster]

{Scrub game}, a game, as of ball, by unpracticed players.

{Scrub race}, a race between scrubs, or between untrained animals or contestants. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Scrub — (skr[u^]b), a. Mean; dirty; contemptible; scrubby. [1913 Webster] How solitary, how scrub, does this town look! Walpole. [1913 Webster] No little scrub joint shall come on my board. Swift. [1913 Webster] {Scrub game}, a game, as of ball, by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scrub game — Scrub Scrub (skr[u^]b), a. Mean; dirty; contemptible; scrubby. [1913 Webster] How solitary, how scrub, does this town look! Walpole. [1913 Webster] No little scrub joint shall come on my board. Swift. [1913 Webster] {Scrub game}, a game, as of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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