verb (used with or without object), scrooged, scrooging.
[eb-uh-nee-zer] /ˌɛb əˈni zər/ (Show IPA) a miserly curmudgeon in Dickens’ Christmas Carol.
(often lowercase) any miserly person.
a mean or miserly person
- 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 […]
verb (used without object) 1. to emit a harsh, grating sound: The gate scrooped as he swung it shut. noun 2. a scrooping sound. 3. ability to make a rustling sound added to silk or rayon fabrics during finishing by treating them with certain acids. verb 1. (intransitive) to emit a grating or creaking sound […]