Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To scramble.
  • noun A scramble; a struggle.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Ye see, we will suppose that any friend like yourself were in the deepest hole of the Nith, sand making a sprattle for your life.

    Redgauntlet

  • And thro 'the drift, deep-lairing, sprattle [- sinking, scramble]

    Robert Burns How To Know Him

  • Ye see, we will suppose that any friend like yourself were in the deepest hole of the Nith, sand making a sprattle for your life.

    Redgauntlet

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