Scur
Scur Scur (sk[^u]r), v. i. [Cf. {Scour} to run.] To move hastily; to scour. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell. [1913 Webster]

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  • scur — ob·scur·ed·ly; ob·scur·er; ob·scur·ing·ly; scur·rile; scur·ril·i·ty; scur·ri·lous; scur·vi·ly; scur·vi·ness; scur·vish; scur; scur·ry; scur·vy; scur·ril; scur·ri·lous·ly; scur·ri·lous·ness; …   English syllables

  • scur — I. ˈskər(.) variant of skirr II. noun ( s) Etymology: English dialect scur scab, scurf, perhaps alteration of scurf (I) : a small rounded portion of horn tissue attached to the skin of the horn pit of a polled animal …   Useful english dictionary

  • scur — noun A distorted horn, regrown after the disbudding operation of a goat, sheep, or cow …   Wiktionary

  • SCUR — Secure Computing Corporation (Business » NASDAQ Symbols) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • scúr — m ( es/ as) 1. a shower, tempest, storm of rain, snow, hail, etc.; 1a. 2 metaphorically, a shower of blows; 1b. 2 a shower of blows of a hammer falling on a weapon?; 2. 2 metaphorically, a storm, trouble, disquiet, commotion, breeze; [shower,… …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • SCUR — sub cura …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • SCUR — abbr. SECURE COMPUTING CORP NASDAQ …   Dictionary of abbreviations

  • scur — /skɜ/ (say sker) noun a rudimentary horn, or horn tissue attached to the skin of a horn pit of a polled animal. {19th century; origin unknown} …   Australian English dictionary

  • scur´ri|lous|ness — scur|ri|lous «SKUR uh luhs», adjective. 1. coarsely joking; using abusive or derisive language: »a scurrilous political writer. 2. abusive in an indecent way; foul: »scurrilous language; ... so indiscreet as to print scurrilous reflections on the …   Useful english dictionary

  • scur´ri|lous|ly — scur|ri|lous «SKUR uh luhs», adjective. 1. coarsely joking; using abusive or derisive language: »a scurrilous political writer. 2. abusive in an indecent way; foul: »scurrilous language; ... so indiscreet as to print scurrilous reflections on the …   Useful english dictionary

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