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Definition of the noun scaur

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noun

  1. [chiefly Scotland] A steep cliff or bank.

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Google previewThe Equinox I(10) (2017)

by Crowley et al.

[A Scaur is a steep cliff or bank.] 1 [An Antinomy is a contradiction between two beliefs or The Temple of ...

Google previewCountry Life Illustrated (1897)

Goredale Scaur is a perfect scene with a perfect approach, one of the few places in England on an Alpine scale, the cliffs forming an irregular rotunda about 300ft. high. Of waterfalls there are Posforth Gill, Ketterick Force, and others. Leaving ...

Google previewCountry Life (1897)

Goredale Scaur is a perfect scene with a perfect approach, one of the few places in England on an Alpine scale, the cliffs forming an irregular rotunda about 300ft. high. Of waterfalls there are Posforth Gill, Ketterick Force, and others. Leaving ...

Google previewThe Art Journal (1892)

\Vhitby Scaur is an extended tract of gaunt flat rock that lies under the steepest cliffs of all that coast, and is approached, at low tide only, from the further pier beyond the remotest houses. It was low tide now, and two or three hours from dusk, ...

Google previewThe Academy and Literature (1897)

The Red Scaur is a novel of manners with one full-drawn, artistically realised character. The manners are admirably depicted, the book has style, and Billy White is a great character. The Story of Hannah. By W. J. Dawson. (Hodder & Stoughton ...

Google previewThe Literary World (1897)

The Med Scaur is a book in which to lose one's self and forget all the rush and the scare and the problem-solving of modern life ; a book in which to forget America, and for 360 pages to live transplanted into the incomparable atmosphere of ...

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)

by Various

Scaur, skär,a Scotchform of scare. Scaur ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1828)

In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals by Samuel Johnson

See Scaur.

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ... Abriged from the 4. Ed (1818)

by John Jamieson

SCAR, SKAIR, SCAUR , s. 1. A bare place on the side of & steep hill, from which the sward has been washed down by rains, Loth. ; also, skard. Lay Last Minstr. 2. A cliff, Ayrs. Burns. Su.

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1818)

In which the Words are Explained in Their Different Senses, Authorized by the Names of the Writers by Whom They are Used, Or the Titles of the Works in which They Occur, and Deduced from Their Originals by John Jamieson

SCAR, SKAIR, SCAUR, s. 1. A bare place on the side of a steep hill, from which the sward has been washed down by rains, Loth.; also, skard. lay Last Minstr.

Google previewWebster's Practical Dictionary (1910)

A Practical Dictionary of the English Language Giving the Correct Spelling, Pronunciation and Definitions of Words Based on the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster ... by Noah Webster, Noah Porter

Scar, Scaur, skar, n. A ban' and broken place on a side of a mountain, or in the high Scarab bank of a river.

Google previewA dictionary of the Scottish language (1845)

by Thomas Brown

SCAR, SCAIR, SCAUR, s. A bare place on the side of a hill from which the soil has been washed off.

Google previewA Dictionary of North East Dialect (2010)

by Bill Griffiths

nouncecl scaur) - the face of a precipitous rock, or stony bank; a rocky surface, at the foot of the sea-cliffs, or below the barrow beach, nearly awash” Atkinson Cleve 1868. EDD distribution to 1900: Sco, Ire, Nth, Micls. [ON sker 'sea-reef ...

Google previewNew Oxford Rhyming Dictionary (2012)

by Oxford University Press

onshore, open-jaw, or, ore, outdoor, outwore, paw, poor, pore, pour, rapport, raw, roar, saw, scaur, score, senhor, señor, shaw, ship-to-shore, shop-floor, shore , signor, Singapore, snore, soar, Softcore, sore, spore, Squaw, store, straw, swore , ...

Google previewThe rhymers' lexicon (1971)

by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury

nanosaur nominor nor or scotch corf orator torch dwarf Wharf picador primogenitor progenitor proprietor accord award disgorge scaur engorge senator belord gorge servitor solicitor chord superior concord ...

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of the Romance Languages

by F. Diez

skcir rock (scaur) 374 1113111 _ Rom.

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of Modern English (2012)

by Ernest Weekley

scaur (Burns ).

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Scrabble value of S1C3A1U1R1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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