What does scull mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scull(noun)

    a long oar that is mounted at the stern of a boat and moved left and right to propel the boat forward

  2. scull(noun)

    each of a pair of short oars that are used by a single oarsman

  3. scull(verb)

    a racing shell that is propelled by sculls

  4. scull(verb)

    propel with sculls

    "scull the boat"


  1. scull(Noun)

    A skull cap. A small bowl shaped helmet, without visor or bever.

  2. scull(Verb)

    to drink the entire contents of something without pausing. Derived from Scandinavian "sku00E5l".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scull(noun)

    the skull

  2. Scull(noun)

    a shoal of fish

  3. Scull(noun)

    a boat; a cockboat. See Sculler

  4. Scull(noun)

    one of a pair of short oars worked by one person

  5. Scull(noun)

    a single oar used at the stern in propelling a boat

  6. Scull(noun)

    the common skua gull

  7. Scull(verb)

    to impel (a boat) with a pair of sculls, or with a single scull or oar worked over the stern obliquely from side to side

  8. Scull(verb)

    to impel a boat with a scull or sculls

  9. Origin: [See 1st School.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Scull

    skul, n. a short, light, spoon-bladed oar: a small boat: a cock-boat.—v.t. to propel a boat with a pair of sculls or light oars by one man—in fresh water: to drive a boat onward with one oar, worked like a screw over the stern.—ns. Scull′er, one who sculls: a small boat rowed by two sculls pulled by one man; Scull′ing. [Scand.; Ice. scál, a hollow, Sw. skålig, concave.]

  2. Scull

    skul, n. (Milt.) a shoal of fish. [Shoal.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scull in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scull in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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