Scraffle

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. i Scraffle skrăf"f'l To scramble or struggle; to wrangle; also, to be industrious.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • scraffle To scramble; struggle; hence, to wrangle or quarrel.
    • scraffle To be busy or industrious.
    • scraffle To shuffle; use evasion.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.i Scraffle skraf′l to scramble: to wrangle: to be industrious: to shuffle.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Scramble: cf. OD. schraeffelen, to scrape
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A form of scrabble or scramble.