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scag

[skag] /skæg/
noun, Slang.
1.
Also, skag.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; of obscure origin; compare earlier scag cigarette butt
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British Dictionary definitions for scag

scag1

/skæɡ/
noun
1.
a slang name for heroin

scag2

/skæɡ/
noun
1.
a tear in a garment or piece of cloth
verb scags, scagging, scagged
2.
(transitive) to make a tear in (cloth)
Word Origin
apparently related to Old Norse skaga to project
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Word Origin and History for scag
n.

see skag.

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scag in Medicine

scag (skāg)
n.
Heroin.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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Slang definitions & phrases for scag

scag

Related Terms

skag


sizzling

adjective

Hot, in any sense: sell some of the sizzling green at a discount (1845+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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scag in Technology


To destroy the data on a disk, either by corrupting the file system or by causing media damage.
Compare scrog, roach.
[Jargon File]
(1995-01-16)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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