from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Present participle of scabble.
- n. Pieces of stone remaining from the process of reducing a stone to a rough square by the axe or hammer.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A chip or fragment of stone.
- n. Same as boasting, 2.
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For someone with 25 years of experience you are doing a lot of "scabbling" to keep up with Obama.
Now she is knocking on, relatively, and has been writing drivel about make-up for the last few years she is scabbling desperately for relevance.