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Meaning of "scrunty" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SCRUNTY

scrunty  [ˈskrʌntɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SCRUNTY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Scrunty is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SCRUNTY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of scrunty in the English dictionary

The definition of scrunty in the dictionary is stunted.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SCRUNTY


Alicante
ˌælɪˈkæntɪ
ante
ˈæntɪ
anti
ˈæntɪ
Aunty
ˈɑːntɪ
avanti
æˈvæntɪ
bounty
ˈbaʊntɪ
bunty
ˈbʌntɪ
county
ˈkaʊntɪ
Dante
ˈdæntɪ
Durante
dəˈræntɪ
infante
ɪnˈfæntɪ
monte
ˈmɒntɪ
panty
ˈpæntɪ
plenty
ˈplɛntɪ
punty
ˈpʌntɪ
runty
ˈrʌntɪ
twenty
ˈtwɛntɪ
uncertainty
ʌnˈsɜːtəntɪ
volante
vɒˈlæntɪ
warranty
ˈwɒrəntɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SCRUNTY

scrumptious
scrumptiously
scrumptiousness
scrumpy
scrunch
scruncheon
scrunchie
scrunchion
scrunchy
scrunt
scruple
scrupleless
scrupler
scruples
scrupulosity
scrupulous
scrupulously
scrupulousness
scrutability
scrutable

WORDS THAT END LIKE SCRUNTY

flaunty
intercounty
jaunty
metropolitan county
Mounty
multicounty
noncounty
Queen Anne´s Bounty
Queen´s County
subcounty
vaunty
vice-county
viscounty

Synonyms and antonyms of scrunty in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «scrunty» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SCRUNTY

Find out the translation of scrunty to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of scrunty from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «scrunty» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

scrunty
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

scrunty
570 millions of speakers

English

scrunty
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

scrunty
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

scrunty
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

scrunty
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

scrunty
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

scrunty
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

scrunty
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Scrunty
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

scrunty
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

scrunty
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

scrunty
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Scrunty
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

scrunty
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

scrunty
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

खरबूज
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

scrunty
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

scrunty
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

scrunty
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

scrunty
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scrunty
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

scrunty
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

scrunty
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

scrunty
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

scrunty
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of scrunty

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SCRUNTY»

The term «scrunty» is barely ever used and occupies the 205.696 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SCRUNTY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about scrunty

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SCRUNTY»

Discover the use of scrunty in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to scrunty and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Fragments of Verse
78 THE SCRUNTY COW. Lean Scrunty fed on ilka knowe, And she gave milk the summer through; The bairnies a' kenn'd Scrunty. It happen'd ance upon a time A pedlar (so doth say my rhyme) Had stole the milk frae Scrunty; The folk they ...
Robert Swordy, 1891
2
The English Dialect Dictionary: Being the Complete ...
CIc. Twa scrunts o'er the strings make my troubles a' flee, EDWARDS Mod. Poets, gth S. 90. Ayr. The scrunt of Janet's chair on the floor, DOUGLAS Green Shutters ( 1901) 324. Cld. (JAM.) Hence Scrunty , adj. producing a crisp, crackling sound ...
Joseph Wright, 1904
3
The English dialect dictionary, being the complete ...
Rdn. For birks a wee bit scrunty row'n, Carlo; Gm'n (1793) :14, ed. 181']. Rah. ( Jam) Itch. Thou bitter biting blast, . . Sough through the scruntie tree, ELDER Borgia (r891) 33. N.Cy.l (s.v. Scranny.) th. Now he's worn scrnnty, RI'I'sON N. Geri .
Joseph Wright
4
Northumberland words
SCRUNTY, poor, bare, barren, poverty-stricken ; small, mean, contemptible. Applied to persons, it means diminutive, under- grown, or ill-thriven ; or to characters, miserly, hardfisted. " Lyuk what a little scrunty bit he's gi'en us." " He's a poor ...
Richard Oliver Heslop, 1894
5
The Roxburghshire Word-Book
Also scrunted. C—W. Stunted, shrivelled, withered. [Cf. SW. dialect skrinta to be dry, thin, etc.] SCRUNTY, a. G. 1. = SCRUNTIT: “Scrunty thorn” (A. Scott8 59). 2. Near, mean, niggardly: “A scrunty body.” “A scrunty pennyworth 0' milk." SCUD, a.
George Watson, 2013
6
Publications
See RUNT, 2. SCRUNTY, poor, bare, barren, poverty-stricken ; small, mean, contemptible. Applied to persons, it means diminutive, under- grown, or ill-thriven ; or to characters, miserly, hardfisted. " Lyuk what a little scrunty bit he's gi'en us.
‎1892
7
An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language: To ...
Stunted in growth, meagre, Lanarks. ; evidently the same with Scrunty, q. v. Also Scruntet-like. " She went on, her eye having caught the figure of Caley Mulloy, ' Haud abye ! ye scruntet-like wurlyono' the pit : haud abye !' " Saint Patrick, ii. 313.
John Jamieson, John Longmuir, David Donaldson (F. E. I. S.), 1879
8
The Misremembered Man
Shep was barking at a rare sight: Scrunty Branny, the postman, cycling into the yard. Jamie's heart lifted as he went to greet him. But he didn't dare hope. "How ye, Scrunty? Not often I see ye here." Scrunty Branny, a Breughelian peasant with a ...
Christina McKenna, 2008
9
The dialect of Craven
SCRUNTY, Short and thick. " A lile scrunty fellow. 2. Stunted timber. SCRY, To descry, to detect. SCUFFLE, To scramble. SCUFT, Nape of the neck Arabic, cufaa . SCUGG, A sheltered place. Isl. scugge, umbra. SCURRY, A precipitate flight.
William Carr (B.D.), 1828
10
The Dialect of Craven, in the West-Riding of the County of ...
With a Copious Glossary, Illustrated by Authorities from Ancient English and Scottish Writers and Exemplified by Two Familiar Dialogues William Carr. SCRUDDY, Short, stunted. SCRUFF, Scurf by metathesis. Belg. schorffe. SCRUNTY, Short ...
William Carr, 1828

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SCRUNTY»

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Get good or get beaten: in praise of brutally hard games
There's an unwritten rule of games design, the scrunty little enemies, the skeletons, the zombies, the first level boss, they aren't supposed to be hard. They aren't ... «New Statesman, May 13»
2
Explorations in genital piercings
This “Prince Albertina,” by contrast, is extremely rare and can be altered to an even rarer “Scrunty” piercing through the urethra horizontally. These three different ... «Student Life, Sep 09»

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