Entry from US English dictionary
verb[no object] informal, dated
Leave quickly: just amscray and be done with it
More example sentences
- We have to amscray, my mom is probably waiting for us at the pizzeria.
- And so: police officers apprehended a criminal (red flag: guilt-free comedy ahead!) after he broke into a couple's house, stripped naked, was spotted by the owners, then amscrayed.
- An argument ensued over something or other and when it escalated, Wendy locked herself in the bathroom, telling him through the door to amscray.
1930s: pig Latin from scram.
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