Complete Definition of "scull"

English

Pronunciation
skÅ­l, /skÊl/, /skVl/
:Homophones: skull
:Rhymes:English:-Êl|Rhymes: -Êl

Etymology 1

Noun
en-noun

  1. A type of oar.
  2. A small rowing boat, for one person.

Verb
en-verb

  1. to row a boat using sculls

Etymology 2
etystub

Noun
en-noun

  1. A skull cap. A small bowl shaped helmet, without visor or bever.

#*1786, w:Francis Grose|Francis Grose, A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, page 11.
#*:The scull is a head piece, without visor or bever, resembling a bowl or bason, such as was worn by our cavalry, within twenty or thirty years.

Verb
en-verb

  1. (Australian slang) to drink the entire contents of something without pausing

Synonyms
chug

fa:scull
io:scull
vi:scull

Revision and Credits for"scull"
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the
GNU Free Documentation License
 
 

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Allwords Copyright 1998-2021 All rights reserved.