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Definitions for scarper
ˈskɑr pərscarp·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scat, run, scarper, turn tail, lam, run away, hightail it, bunk, head for the hills, take to the woods, escape, fly the coop, break awayverb

    flee; take to one's heels; cut and run

    "If you see this man, run!"; "The burglars escaped before the police showed up"

Wiktionary

  1. scarperverb

    To run away; to flee; to escape.

  2. Etymology: Probably from scappare, influenced by Cockney rhyming slang Scapa Flow = go.

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  1. scarper

    Scarper is a British slang term that means to run away quickly, often used in situations of needing to escape or avoid trouble.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scarper in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scarper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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