Definition of scorp in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /skɔːp/
(also scorper or scauper)


A drawknife with a circular blade and a single handle, used to scoop out wood when carving or engraving.


Mid 19th century (as scorper), based on Latin scalper 'knife'.

Words that rhyme with scorp

dorp, gawp, scaup, Thorpe, warp, whaup, yawp

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: scorp

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.