intransitive verb

To move or go suddenly and speedily; hurry.

intransitive verb

To squirt with water.

phrasal verb

To move or slide to the side.


Same as scout.

To send or impel (something) with a quick, light motion at high speed.


A scoter: as in the names batter-scoot, bladder-scoot, and blatherscoot of the ruddy duck, Erismatura rubida, in Virginia.


Same as dray, 3.

To flow or gush out suddenly and with force, as from a syringe.

To run, fly, or make off with celerity and directness; dart.

To eject with force, as from a syringe; squirt: as, to scoot water on one. Also skite.