scarry


scarry
scarry1
/skahr"ee/, adj., scarrier, scarriest.
marked with the scars of wounds.
[1645-55; SCAR1 + -Y1]
scarry2
/skahr"ee/, adj.
full of precipitous, rocky places.
[1350-1400; ME; see SCAR2, -Y1]

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