Saturday, July 29, 2017

Scuttle

Scuttle [ SKUHT-l ]
 noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (n.) a scamper, short run or scurry
2. (n.) an open, broad and shallow basket that usually is used to carry vegetables or grain
3. (intr.v.) to run or scamper away
4. (tr.v.) to sink by, on purpose, making holes or opening in the bottom of a ship or other nautical vessel
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 He scuttled ahead and managed to catch the bus.