Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A kind of bit for bridles. Also called scatchmouth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A kind of bit for the bridle of a horse; -- called also scatchmouth.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A kind of bit for the bridle of a horse.
  • noun obsolete, UK, dialect A stilt.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

French escache.

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  • Looking for the etymology of scatch, but it looks like I need a French etymology dictionary.

    April 21, 2019