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Verb
Run hurriedly or furtively with short quick steps
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“My absolute dream has always been to live and work in the same space - work downstairs then scuttle upstairs to a nest in the rafters.”
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Thwart or destroy, especially something belonging or pertaining to another
“Such threats could scuttle the peace conference.”
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To cover completely with water
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To defeat or conquer comprehensively
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An act or sound of scuttling
“Earlier in the day, I visited Little Water Cay, where I could hear the scuttle of endangered rock iguanas mixing with the waves.”
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Excessive haste
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A roughly cylindrical open container with a handle, typically used to hold and carry liquids
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A circular window set in the hull of a ship
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A doorway with a hatch rather than a door
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A space or gap that allows passage or access
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A repeated light tapping
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