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  • adj. Mixed, disordered, shuffled.
  • adj. this sense?) (of eggs) Beaten and cooked.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of scramble.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. thrown together in a disorderly fashion


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  • Scrambled egg - British slang for the gold decoration (resembling oak leaves) on the peaks of the caps of senior naval officers. Corresponding police, army and air force ranks have similar decoration in other colours.

    May 4, 2012