Definition of "scoot" [scoot]

  • (verb-intransitive) To go suddenly and speedily; hurry.
  • (verb-transitive) Upper Southern U.S. To squirt with water: "I know I wouldn't scoot down no hog with no hose” ( Flannery O'Connor).
  • (phrasal-verb) scoot over To move or slide to the side: Scoot that chair over.

Use "scoot" in a sentence

  • "*Scoot scoot scoot scoot* I fink I want to sit with teh little one!"
  • "Dean Acheson says: anyone know why the scoot is getting new lawyers?"
  • "I use the word scoot as an synonym to a quick jaunt, a speedy drive."

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