container for coal; shaped to permit pouring the coal onto the fire
an entrance equipped with a hatch; especially a passageway between decks of a ship
to move about or proceed hurriedly;
"so terrified by the extraordinary ebbing of the sea that they scurried to higher ground"
- Basically use at window of housetop scuttle, balcony.
- The children scuttle across the street.
- The spectators scuttled for shelter when it began to rain.
He scuttled away downstairs like a guilty schoolboy.出自： D. Jacobson
The men in my life all scuttle off into the woodwork.出自： C. McCullough
Sometimes the live crabs..would escape from their basket, scuttling under the bed.出自： H. Carpenter
The impasse over agriculture now threatens to scuttle the Uruguay Round of negotiations.出自：EuroBusiness