"scotale" Definition

  1. n. The keeping of an alehouse by an officer of a forest, and drawing people to spend their money for liquor, for fear of his displeasure.

More About scotale

Position in dictionary: 87594 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "scotale": 1
Words that end with "scotale": 1
Words that contain "scotale": 1
Next words in dictionary: scotch, scotch-hopper, scotched, scotching, scotchman
Previous words in dictionary: scotal, scot-free, scot, scortatory, scorse

English Dictionary Definition of scotale

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