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    scotch - Dictionary definition and meaning for word scotch

    Definition
    (noun) a slight surface cut (especially a notch that is made to keep a tally)
    Synonyms : score
    Definition
    (noun) whiskey distilled in Scotland; especially whiskey made from malted barley in a pot still Definition
    (verb) hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
    Synonyms : baffle , bilk , cross , foil , frustrate , queer , spoil , thwart
    Example Sentence
    • What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge
    • foil your opponent
    Definition
    (verb) make a small cut or score into Definition
    (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Scotland or its people or culture or its English dialect or Gaelic language
    Synonyms : scots , scottish
    Example Sentence
    • Scots Gaelic
    • the Scots community in New York
    • `Scottish' tends to be the more formal term as in `The Scottish Symphony' or `Scottish authors' or `Scottish mountains'
    • `Scotch' is in disfavor with Scottish people and is used primarily outside Scotland except in such frozen phrases as `Scotch broth' or `Scotch whiskey' or `Scotch plaid'
    Definition
    (adj) avoiding waste
    Synonyms : economical , frugal , sparing , stinting
    Example Sentence
    • an economical meal
    • an economical shopper
    • a frugal farmer
    • a frugal lunch
    • a sparing father and a spending son
    • sparing in their use of heat and light
    • stinting in bestowing gifts
    • thrifty because they remember the great Depression
    • `scotch' is used only informally
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for scotch

scotch leads to scotch(drink too much and u'll fall down being hurt)

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relate it with scratch, a small cut or notch.

If you see a SCOTCH bottle, you PUT AN END TO it!

he tried to SCOTCH from his father that he had taken SCOTCH

we know abt butterscotch the flavour of ice cream ,most of us like it very mcuh,why has it got a grt tate,because it has the mixture of butter in it,since it thwatrs or scotches butter it attains a gud taste and hence its name.

A SCOTCH is also a kind of NOTCH - a cut or a groove in something.

Scotch=Seperating or removing the botch(mistakes).

when we drink scotch everythin stops[HINDER]

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