"scab-raiser" Definition

  1. a drummer in the army, so called from one of the duties formerly pertaining to that office, viz., inflicting corporal punishment on the soldiers.—_Military._

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Position in the dictionary: 2965 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: scabby neck, scabby-sheep, scaldrum dodge, scaly, scamander, scammered, scamp, scandal-water, scaramouch, scarborough-warning
Previous words in the dictionary: scab, sawney, sawbones, saw your timber, saw, savvey, saveloy, save, saucebox, satin

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