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scut1

Syllabification: scut
Pronunciation: /skət
 
/

noun

The short tail of a hare, rabbit, or deer.
Example sentences
  • Across the sward (rife with sandroses, wood anemones and wild cyclamen) a hare, its scut uplifted in alarm, scampers from the running crouch of a greyhound.
  • He discovered a rabbit's tail is actually called a scut.

Origin

late Middle English: of unknown origin; compare with obsolete scut 'short', also 'shorten'.

Words that rhyme with scut

abut, but, butt, cut, glut, gut, hut, intercut, jut, Mut, mutt, nut, phut, putt, rut, shortcut, shut, slut, smut, strut, tut, undercut

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scut2

Syllabification: scut
Pronunciation: /
 
skət/

noun

informal , chiefly Irish
A person perceived as foolish, contemptible, or objectionable.
Example sentences
  • I recently fought tooth and nail with a young scut of a 28 year old over dancing rights.
  • I was a young little scut and this guy was already old when I started and it was a great situation to be in.
  • The prez didn't pick him because he all of sudden turned from a vicious slippery little scut into a nice guy; he picked him because he would be effective advancing the president's agenda.

Origin

late 19th century: of unknown origin.

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