from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as scarf.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • It had now also, for the first time, got some inhabitants of the feathered tribe: in particular the scarth or cormorant, and the large herring-gull, had made the beacon a resting-place, from its vicinity to their fishing-grounds.

    Records of a Family of Engineers

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.