a brand name for a fluorocarbon chemical used for the treatment of upholstery and other fabrics to render them water- and oil-repellent and stain-resistant.
noun 1. a small blast furnace for smelting lead. Scotch furnace noun, Metallurgy. 1. ore hearth.
verb (used with object) 1. to put a definite end to; crush; stamp out; foil: to scotch a rumor; to scotch a plan. 2. to cut, gash, or score. 3. to injure so as to make harmless. 4. to block or prop with a wedge or chock. noun 5. a cut, gash, or score. 6. […]
[skoch-ahy-rish] /ˈskɒtʃˈaɪ rɪʃ/ noun 1. (used with a plural verb) the descendants of the Lowland Scots who were settled in Ulster in the 17th century. adjective 2. of or relating to the Scotch-Irish. 3. of mixed Scottish and Irish descent.
noun, plural Scotchmen. 1. Sometimes Offensive. Scotsman. 2. (lowercase) lingcod. noun (pl) -men 1. (regarded as bad usage by the Scots) another word for Scotsman