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scotch

(skäch )

substantiv
whiskey distilled in Scotland
especially whiskey made from malted barley in a pot still
substantiv
a slight surface cut (especially a notch that is made to keep a tally)
verb
make a small cut or score into
verb
hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
"What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth''s amazing September surge"
"foil your opponent"

adjectiv
avoiding waste
"an economical meal"
"an economical shopper"
"a frugal farmer"
"a frugal lunch"
"a sparing father and a spending son"
"sparing in their use of heat and light"
"stinting in bestowing gifts"
"
thrifty because they remember the great De
adjectiv
of or relating to or characteristic of Scotland or its people or culture or its English dialect or Gaelic language
"Scots gaelic"
"the Scots community in New York"
"
`Scottish'' tends to be the more formal term as in `The Scottish Symphony'' or `Scottis




Sinonime:
(adjectiv) Scottish
(substantiv) score
(adjectiv) economical, frugal, sparing
(verb) baffle, bilk, cross, foil, frustrate, queer, spoil, thwart