Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as scuttle butt.

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Examples

  • Each man in the mess procured and saved as much water as possible during the previous day; as no person was ever allowed to take more than a pint at a time from the scuttle-cask in which it was kept.

    American Prisoners of the Revolution

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