late Middle English: of unknown origin; compare with obsolete scut 'short', also 'shorten'.
nouninformal , chiefly Irish
A person perceived as foolish, contemptible, or objectionable: go away, you dirty little scut!
More 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.
late 19th century: of unknown origin.