to scurry about; bustle
Origin of scuttervariant, variety of scuttle
a scurrying or bustling about
intransitive verbscut·tered, scut·ter·ing, scut·ters
To move with a clattering, scurrying sound: “The gun scutters over the tiles and lands against the molding of the hallway with a thump” (Scott Turow).
Origin of scutterAlteration of scuttle3.
- Thin excrement.