Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To scramble; struggle; hence, to wrangle or quarrel.
  • To be busy or industrious.
  • To shuffle; use evasion.

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

  • intransitive verb Prov. Eng. To scramble or struggle; to wrangle; also, to be industrious.

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

  • verb UK, dialect To scramble or struggle; to wrangle.
  • verb UK, dialect To be industrious.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

See scramble: compare OD. schraeffelen to scrape.

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