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(archaic) A child's pinafore or bib.
Possibly of Scandinavian origin. Compare Swedish skuff (“a push") and skuffa (“to push"), from the Germanic base *skuf- (skuÆ€).
Dutch schoffel hoe for weeding from Middle Dutch hoe, shovel
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
She heard the sounds of a physical scuffle and another shot from Dan's direction.
About a year ago he got involved in a minor scuffle outside the school gates.
In a short scuffle the hero knocks out the baddie with a single punch.
The battle of Shiloh was a savage scuffle between two half-disciplined hosts, contested with a fury rare even in this war.
They started a scuffle, during which she received a fatal wound to her throat.
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