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Word of the Day 01/04/19 Scrooch

Scrooch (verb)
scrooch or scrootch [skrooch]


verb (used without object) Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S.
1. to crouch, squeeze, or huddle (usually followed by down, in, or up).


Origin: 1835–45; apparently variant of scrouge, influenced in meaning by crouch

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