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Definition of the noun scoot

What does scoot mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: scoots

  1. [slang] A dollar.
  2. [slang] a scooter.

Definition of the verb scoot

What does scoot mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: scooted | scooting | scoots

  1. run or move very quickly or hastily

Alternative definition of the verb scoot


  1. [rfc-sense, split] To walk fast; to go quickly; to run away hastily.
  2. To ride on a scooter.


Scoot Pte Ltd. is a Singapore-based low-cost long-haul airline. It operates flights on medium and long-haul routes from Singapore, initially to Australia and China, using Boeing 777 aircraft obtained from its parent company, Singapore Airlines. Its head office is in Terminal 1 at Changi Airport in Changi.

  • also known as Scoot Havayolu, Scoot Havayolları, Scoot Pte, Scoot Pte Ltd., Scoot Airlines, Hãng Scoot, סקוט איירליינס
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  1. Scoot a.k.a. James Clay: James W. Clay, Jr. is Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing the 179th legislative district. He was elected in 2012 after his predecessor, Tony Payton, was removed from the ballot due to a failure to collect the proper number of signature, leaving him as the only candidate remaining.
  2. Scoot a.k.a. Randy Shelnut Jr.: Randy Shelnut is a singer and songwriter.

There are other people with in their name, like Scoot Andrews and Scoot McNairy.


Scoot is a fictional character from the 2005 film The King.


"Scoot" is an EP by Run On, released in 1997 through Sonic Bubblegum.

Phrases with Scoot

  1. Scoot Over
  2. to scoot

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Scoot

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Google previewThe popular rhymes, sayings, and proverbs of the county of Berwick, with notes by G. Henderson (1856)

by George Henderson (of Chirnside)

The term scoot, applied to the people of Lauderdale, we would say, is an undeserved reproach : a scoot is a term of the greatest contumely ; applied to a woman, a trull, or camp-trull, it also means, applied to the other sex, a braggadocio ; one ...

Google previewFarmers' Bulletin (1948)

The scoot is a heavy sled on which the logs or bolts are carried completely off the ground (fig. 63). The scoot is especially popular in the glaciated country of the north woods, where the gravel is full of highly abrasive particles of quartz or ...

Google previewAir Quality Assessment and Management (2003)

A Practical Guide by Dr Owen Harrop

SCOOT is a proprietary telematics package that controls traffic lights and optimises traffic flow. Speed regulation High occupancy vehicle lanes Parking controls Travel plans (employees and air travellers) Section 106 Agreements EMS/ISO ...

Google previewExpedition Costa Rica (2016)

by W. M. Raebeck

The Alto Relibo Scoot is a fabulous sport.

Google previewThe Scottish Gallovidian Encyclopedia (1824)

or the Original Antiquated and Natural Curiosities of the South of Scotland by John Mactaggart

Scoot. — To squirt water through a hollow tube; scoot-gun, a syringe ; scoot a scout, a person on the look- out.

Google previewThe Scottish Gallovidian Encyclopedia, Or, ... Curiosities of the South of Scotland ... (1824)

by John Mactaggart

- Scoot.—To squirt water through a hollow ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Sea Terms (1898)

For the Use of Yachtsmen, Amateur Boatmen, and Beginners by A. Ansted

Schuyt, or eel schuyt (pronounced “scoot).”—A Dutch vessel, of one or two masts, employed in the eel trade between Holland and London. These vessels have those peculiar characteristics which mark the Dutch from other craft, and may for ...

Google previewDictionary of Americanisms (1877)

A Glossary of Words and Phrases Usually Regarded as Peculiar to the United States by John Russell Bartlett

To scoot. To walk ...

Google previewJamieson's Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1867)

In which the Words are Explained in Their Different Senses, Authorized by the Names of the Writers by Whom They are Used, Or the Titles of the Works in which They Occur, and Derived from Their Originals by John Jamieson, John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.), John Longmuir

SCOOT, Scor/T, (pron, scoot,) s. 1. A term of contumely, applied to a woman ; as equivalent to trull, or camp-trull, Moray. Ayrs. Sir A. Wylie. Souite, in Gael, signifies a wanderer; and though this name has been imposed both on the Irish and ...

Google previewDictionary of English Spelling (2005)

by Martin H. Manser

scoot (informal) to go away quickly scooter light motor cycle; child's toy vehicle scope opportunity for action, range of influence, etc. scorch to burn so as to discolour; mark caused by such burning scorches scorcher score record of points ...

Google previewA Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ... (1825)

Supplement by John Jamieson

" Scoot, a disorder of horses ;" Gall. Enc. V. Skule. SCOOPIE, A straw-bonnet, Ettr. For. Teut. tchobbe is expl. Operculum, tegumentum ; and Isl. skitpla, a loose sort of ...

Google previewColour Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

by Oxford Dictionaries,

scoot verb informal move or go quickly. scooter noun 1 (also motor scooter) a light motorcycle. 2 a child's vehicle with two wheels and a long steering handle, which you ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1867)

In which the Words are Explained in Their Different Senses ...

SCOOT, Scoot, (pron. swof,) t. 1. A term of con- tamely, applied to a woman ; as equivalent to trull, or camp-trull, Moray. Ayrs .

Google previewScottish Dictionary and Supplement (1841)

In Four Volumes. Suppl. Kab-Zic by John Jamieson

SCOOT, Scout, [pron. scoot], s. 1. A term of the greatest contumely, applied to ...

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

scamper, scatter, scoot, scud, scuttle, sprint, whirl scurry off scoot scurvy base, contemptible, despicable, low, mean, worthless scut tail scuttle bolt, dash, fly, haste(n), hod, hurry, race, run, rush, scamper, scoot, scud(dle), scurry, speed, sprint, ...

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Small photo of Taiwan - Aug.,19: Scoot low cost carrier Boeing 777 take-off at TPE Airport on Aug., 19, 2016 in TaiwanSmall photo of Taipei, Taiwan March 10, 2017: Scoot Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner passenger plane just approaching runway 05R of Taipei Airport.Small photo of BANGKOK, THAILAND - DECEMBER 20, 2015: A Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner, 9V-OFC of Scoot Airlines flight TZ298 flying from Don Mueang International Airport (DMK) to Osaka International Airport (KIX), JapanSmall photo of Bangkok,Thailand - September 28, 2016 : Scoot aircraft type Boeing 787-8 (registration 9V-OFG) as seen taxiing into the parking area at Don Mueang International Airport.Small photo of SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE - MAY 4, 2018: Handwash faucet and sink with taps or push button to dispense water for washing hand with soap and trash in lavatory on board in airplane on SCOOT airlines.Small photo of Chiba, JP - AUGUST 20, 2017: The Boeing airplane of Nok Scoot airlines stopping in Narita International Airport.Small photo of KAOHSIUNG, TAIWAN - OCTOBER 17: A Scoot Boeing 787 Dreamliner taxis on October 17, 2015 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Scoot is a low-cost airline from Singapore. More...

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Scrabble value of S1C3O1O1T1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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