SCUTCH MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Scutch Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The woody fiber of flax; the refuse of scutched flax.
  2. (v. t.) To separate the woody fiber from (flax, hemp, etc.) by beating; to swingle.
  3. (v. t.) To loosen and dress the fiber of (cotton or silk) by beating; to free (fibrous substances) from dust by beating and blowing.
  4. (v. t.) To beat or whip; to drub.
  5. (n.) A wooden instrument used in scutching flax and hemp.


• Scutching Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Scutch


• Scutcheon Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A small plate of metal, as the shield around a keyhole. See Escutcheon, 4.
  2. (n.) An escutcheon; an emblazoned shield.


Synonyms:
Escutcheon,

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