scuttering

scutter

[skuht-er]
verb (used without object), noun British Dialect.

Origin:
1775–85; variant of scuttle2

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scutter (ˈskʌtə)
 
vb, —n
(Brit) an informal word for scurry
 
[C18: probably from scuttle², with -er1 as in scatter]

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