- Jump about playfully
- A ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement
- Gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement; "it was all done in play"; "their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly"
- A playful leap or hop
- A crime (especially a robbery); "the gang pulled off a bank job in St. Louis"
- Pickled flower buds used as a pungent relish in various dishes and sauces
- Any of numerous plants of the genus Capparis
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Definitions of: ESCARP
- (n.) The side of the ditch next the parapet; -- same as scarp, and opposed to counterscarp.
- (v. t.) To make into, or furnish with, a steep slope, like that of a scrap.
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- A city of east central Wyoming on the North Platte river
- A soft thin light fabric with a crinkled surface
- Small very thin pancake
- Curl tightly; "crimp hair"
- Cover or drape with crape; "crape the mirror"
- A horse trained to a special gait in which both feet on one side leave the ground together
- A horse used to set the pace in racing
- A unit of astronomical length based on the distance from Earth at which stellar parallax is 1 second of arc; equivalent to 3.262 light years
- Summarize briefly; "Let's recapitulate the main ideas"
- A used automobile tire that has been remolded to give it new treads
- A summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion
- (v. t.) To rub over the surface of (something) with a sharp or rough instrument; to rub over with something that roughens by removing portions of the surface; to grate harshly over; to abrade; to make even, or bring to a required condition or form, by moving the sharp edge of an instrument breadthwise over the surface with pressure, cutting away excesses and superfluous parts; to make smooth or clean; as, to scrape a bone with a knife; to scrape a metal plate to an even surface.
- (v. t.) To remove by rubbing or scraping (in the sense above).
- (v. t.) To collect by, or as by, a process of scraping; to gather in small portions by laborious effort; hence, to acquire avariciously and save penuriously; -- often followed by together or up; as, to scrape money together.
- (v. t.) To express disapprobation of, as a play, or to silence, as a speaker, by drawing the feet back and forth upon the floor; -- usually with down.
- (v. i.) To rub over the surface of anything with something which roughens or removes it, or which smooths or cleans it; to rub harshly and noisily along.
- (v. i.) To occupy one's self with getting laboriously; as, he scraped and saved until he became rich.
- (v. i.) To play awkwardly and inharmoniously on a violin or like instrument.
- (v. i.) To draw back the right foot along the ground or floor when making a bow.
- (n.) The act of scraping; also, the effect of scraping, as a scratch, or a harsh sound; as, a noisy scrape on the floor; a scrape of a pen.
- (n.) A drawing back of the right foot when bowing; also, a bow made with that accompaniment.
- (n.) A disagreeable and embarrassing predicament out of which one can not get without undergoing, as it were, a painful rubbing or scraping; a perplexity; a difficulty.
- A bar used to add distance between components.