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scutter

[skuht-er] /ˈskʌt ər/
verb (used without object), noun, British Dialect
1.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85; variant of scuttle2
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scutter

/ˈskʌtə/
verb, noun
1.
(Brit) an informal word for scurry
Word Origin
C18: probably from scuttle², with -er1 as in scatter
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