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scrog

[skrog] /skrɒg/
noun, Scot. and North England
1.
any naturally short or stunted tree or bush, as a crab apple tree or blackthorn bush.
2.
scrogs, underbrush; brushwood.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English skrogg; probably akin to scrag
Related forms
scroggy, adjective
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Word Origin and History for scroggy
adj.

"overgrown with bushes," Scottish and northern English, mid-15c., from scrog (n.) "a stunted bush, a shrub-like plant" (c.1400), probably related to scrag "a lean person or thing" (1570s); cf. scraggly.

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Slang definitions & phrases for scroggy

scrog

modifier

: All that scroggin' material out there

verb

To do the sex act with or to; scrag, screw: You guys gotta scrog the sociable cervix (1970s+)

[origin uncertain; perhaps fr scrag]


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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