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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of scootch.


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  • “Then she — then she — she kind of scootched over next to me, and the next thing I know she’s kissing me.

    A Grave Denied

  • My toes are cramped from digging into the sheets while I scootched like Mrs. Taylor and our father.

    Sisters At The Lake

  • I scootched forward, stretched full-out on the floor, gently cupped my whole hand over it.

    Ancient, Strange, and Lovely

  • Then he got one for himself, kicked her forward, and scootched down behind her, so that the wall was at his back and she was between him and anyone coming through the door.

    Dead Zero

  • Alas, the butter was not happy with the fact that I was still damp and just sort of scootched on my skin and beaded up in an unattractive manner.

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • I scootched over to the end of the bed and tried to figure out what the whole thing meant.

    What Would Emma Do?

  • Eeeeek told hur to let go – she gotted reelee skeered an scootched to teh odde end – an jumped off into the hayloft?

    muffin top - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?

  • The lightning bug scootched a few millimeters, no longer flashing, and stood still.

    Lightning bug

  • Without speaking, without trying to convince Angie about the next step, without breaking the silence, Lizbeth scootched herself up to her knees and stood.


  • I scootched over (unpolitically correct) Indian-style and started pawing under the bathroom cabinets looking for my contacts, which was no easy feat in my fuzzy-eyed condition.

    haloaskew Diary Entry


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