"scape" Definition

  1. n. A peduncle rising from the ground or from a subterranean stem, as in the stemless violets, the bloodroot, and the like.
  2. n. The long basal joint of the antennae of an insect.
  3. n. The shaft of a column.
  4. n. The apophyge of a shaft.
  5. v. t. & i. To escape.
  6. n. An escape.
  7. n. Means of escape; evasion.
  8. n. A freak; a slip; a fault; an escapade.
  9. n. Loose act of vice or lewdness.

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Position in dictionary: 87090 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n., n., v. t. & i., n., n., n., n.,
Words that start with "scape": 8
Words that end with "scape": 5
Words that contain "scape": 15
Next words in dictionary: scape-wheel, scaped, scapegallows, scapegoat, scapegrace, scapeless, scapement, scaphander, scaphism, scaphite
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English Dictionary Definition of scape

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