What does SCAMP mean?

Definitions for SCAMPskæmp

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word SCAMP.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. imp, scamp, monkey, rascal, rapscallion, scalawag, scallywag(verb)

    one who is playfully mischievous

  2. scamp(verb)

    perform hastily and carelessly


  1. scamp(Noun)

    A rascal, swindler, or rogue; a ne'er-do-well.

    While walking home from the bar, he was set upon by a bunch of scamps who stole his hat.

  2. scamp(Noun)

    A mischievous person, especially a playful, impish youngster.

    My nephew is a little scamp who likes to leave lighted firecrackers under the lawnchairs of his dozing elders.

  3. scamp(Verb)

    To skimp; to do something in a skimpy or slipshod fashion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scamp(noun)

    a rascal; a swindler; a rogue

  2. Scamp(adj)

    to perform in a hasty, neglectful, or imperfect manner; to do superficially

  3. Origin: [OF. escamper to run away, to make one's escape. Originally, one who runs away, a fugitive, a vagabond. See Scamper.]


  1. Scamp

    Scamp is a Disney canine cartoon and comics character, the son of Lady and the Tramp, appearing in the animated movies Lady and the Tramp and Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure, as well as in comic strips and books of his own since the 1950s.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Scamp

    skamp, n. a vagabond: a mean fellow.—v.i. Scam′per, to run with speed and trepidation.—n. a rapid run.—adj. Scam′pish, rascally. [O. Fr. escamper, to flee—It. scampare, to escape—L. ex, out, campus, a battlefield.]

  2. Scamp

    skamp, v.t. to do work in a dishonest manner without thoroughness—also Skimp.—n. Scam′per. [Prob. Ice. skamta, to dole out, to stint.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SCAMP in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SCAMP in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Schlingel, GaunerGerman
  • lurjus, riiviöFinnish
  • manigoldo, canaglia, birbanteItalian
  • 悪漢, 茶目, 悪党Japanese
  • porotekeMāori
  • мерзавец, подлец, чертёнок, бесёнок, негодяй, шалун, пострелёнок, дьяволёнокRussian

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