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scotch

scotch

pronunciation:
skach
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: scotched, scotches, scotching
definition 1: to end abruptly.
The police scotched the riot.Her statement should scotch all the rumors.
definition 2: to hurt slightly so as to render temporarily harmless.
definition 3: to make cuts on the surface of; score.
similar words:
score
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a shallow cut; score.
similar words:
score