verb (used without object), Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S.
to crouch, squeeze, or huddle (usually followed by down, in, or up).
(Midland English, dialect) to scratch (the skin) to relieve itching
verb (used with or without object), scrooged, scrooging. 1. scrouge. noun 1. Ebenezer [eb-uh-nee-zer] /ˌɛb əˈni zər/ (Show IPA) a miserly curmudgeon in Dickens’ Christmas Carol. 2. (often lowercase) any miserly person. noun 1. a mean or miserly person scrooch Scrooge scrunch
- Scrooge up
verb (used with or without object), scrooged, scrooging. 1. scrouge. noun 1. a mean or miserly person Scrooge
/skrool/ [The pioneering Roundtable chat system in Houston ca. 1984; probably originated as a typo for “scroll”] The log of old messages, available for later perusal or to help one get back in synch with the conversation. It was originally called the “scrool monster”, because an early version of the roundtable software had a bug […]