Definition of Scroop

1. Verb. To create a rustling sound from friction between silk fibers. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Scroop

1. to make a harsh, grating sound [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scroop

scrolltext
scrolltexts
scrollwise
scrollwork
scrollworks
scrolly
scrooch
scrooched
scrooches
scrooching
scrooge-like
scrooged
scrooges
scrooging
scroop (current term)
scrooped
scrooping
scroops
scrootch
scrootched
scrootches
scrootching
scrophula
scrophulae
scrophularia
scrophulariaceous
scrophulas

Literary usage of Scroop

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1. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell by Thomas Bayly Howell (1816)
"Mr. scroop, 1 am nut willing yuu should have any tiling of ... scroop. If it be so, I have done. scroop. Whereabouts did you see me sit there ? Kirk. ..."

2. The Speaker; Or Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English Writers by William Enfield (1808)
"scroop. MORE health and happiness betide my Liege, ... scroop. Glad am I that your highness is so arm'd To bear the tidings of calamity. ..."

3. The Dying Speeches and Behaviour of the Several State Prisoners that Have (1720)
"scroop, Well Brother Jones, ... Adrian scroop, and Col. John Jones, ( two comely ancient Gentlemen ) were both drawn upon ..."

4. The Lives of the English Regicides: And Other Commissioners of the Pretended by Mark Noble (1798)
"... The Life of ADRIAN scroop, Efq. ADRIAN scroop, Efq. was of a very ancient family in ... scroop ..."

5. The History of Ireland, Ancient and Modern by [James] MacGeoghegan (1844)
"Stephen scroop, whom he appointed his deputy till the following October, AD 1404. Lough Derg, through which that river flows. I Welch nobleman, who was both ..."

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