scollop


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scol·lop

 (skŏl′əp)
n. & v.
Variant of scallop.

scollop

(ˈskɒləp)
n, vb
a variant of scallop

scollop

(ˈskɒləp)
n
(Tools) (in Ireland) a rod, pointed at both ends, used to pin down thatch
[C19: from Irish Gaelic scolb]

scal•lop

(ˈskɒl əp, ˈskæl-)

n., v. -loped, -lop•ing. n.
1. any usu. ribbed bivalve mollusk of the family Pectinidae that swims by clapping the fluted shell valves together.
2. the adductor muscle of certain species of such mollusks, used as food.
3. one of the shells of such a mollusk, usu. having radial ribs and a wavy outer edge.
4. a scallop shell or scalloplike plate for baking and serving food.
5. a thin slice of meat, esp. veal, flattened by pounding.
6. any of a series of curved projections cut along an edge, as of a fabric.
v.t.
7. to finish (an edge) with scallops.
8. to escallop.
v.i.
9. to dredge for scallops.
[1350–1400; Middle English scalop, aph. variant of escal(l)op < Old French escalope, escalipe shell, perhaps < Middle Dutch scele, scolpe mollusk shell (Dutch schelp)]

scollop


Past participle: scolloped
Gerund: scolloping

Imperative
scollop
scollop
Present
I scollop
you scollop
he/she/it scollops
we scollop
you scollop
they scollop
Preterite
I scolloped
you scolloped
he/she/it scolloped
we scolloped
you scolloped
they scolloped
Present Continuous
I am scolloping
you are scolloping
he/she/it is scolloping
we are scolloping
you are scolloping
they are scolloping
Present Perfect
I have scolloped
you have scolloped
he/she/it has scolloped
we have scolloped
you have scolloped
they have scolloped
Past Continuous
I was scolloping
you were scolloping
he/she/it was scolloping
we were scolloping
you were scolloping
they were scolloping
Past Perfect
I had scolloped
you had scolloped
he/she/it had scolloped
we had scolloped
you had scolloped
they had scolloped
Future
I will scollop
you will scollop
he/she/it will scollop
we will scollop
you will scollop
they will scollop
Future Perfect
I will have scolloped
you will have scolloped
he/she/it will have scolloped
we will have scolloped
you will have scolloped
they will have scolloped
Future Continuous
I will be scolloping
you will be scolloping
he/she/it will be scolloping
we will be scolloping
you will be scolloping
they will be scolloping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been scolloping
you have been scolloping
he/she/it has been scolloping
we have been scolloping
you have been scolloping
they have been scolloping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been scolloping
you will have been scolloping
he/she/it will have been scolloping
we will have been scolloping
you will have been scolloping
they will have been scolloping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been scolloping
you had been scolloping
he/she/it had been scolloping
we had been scolloping
you had been scolloping
they had been scolloping
Conditional
I would scollop
you would scollop
he/she/it would scollop
we would scollop
you would scollop
they would scollop
Past Conditional
I would have scolloped
you would have scolloped
he/she/it would have scolloped
we would have scolloped
you would have scolloped
they would have scolloped
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.scollop - edible muscle of mollusks having fan-shaped shells; served broiled or poached or in salads or cream sauces
escallop, scollop, scallop - edible marine bivalve having a fluted fan-shaped shell that swim by expelling water from the shell in a series of snapping motions
shellfish - meat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially a mollusk or crustacean)
sea scallop - muscle of large deep-water scallops
bay scallop - muscle of small choice shallow-water scallops
2.scollop - thin slice of meat (especially veal) usually fried or broiledscollop - thin slice of meat (especially veal) usually fried or broiled
slice, piece - a serving that has been cut from a larger portion; "a piece of pie"; "a slice of bread"
3.scollop - edible marine bivalve having a fluted fan-shaped shell that swim by expelling water from the shell in a series of snapping motions
bivalve, lamellibranch, pelecypod - marine or freshwater mollusks having a soft body with platelike gills enclosed within two shells hinged together
Pecten irradians, bay scallop - a small scallop inhabiting shallow waters and mud flats of the Atlantic coast of North America
giant scallop, Pecten magellanicus, sea scallop - a large scallop inhabiting deep waters of the Atlantic coast of North America
escallop, scollop, scallop - edible muscle of mollusks having fan-shaped shells; served broiled or poached or in salads or cream sauces
Verb1.scollop - form scallops in; "scallop the meat"
core out, hollow out, hollow - remove the interior of; "hollow out a tree trunk"
2.scollop - fish for scallops
fish - catch or try to catch fish or shellfish; "I like to go fishing on weekends"
3.scollop - shape or cut in scallops; "scallop the hem of the dress"
shape, form - give shape or form to; "shape the dough"; "form the young child's character"
Translations

scallop

also scollop (ˈskoləp) noun
an edible shellfish that has a pair of hinged, fan-shaped shells.
ˈscalloped adjective
(of the edge of a garment etc) cut into curves and notches. The collar of the blouse has a scalloped edge.
References in classic literature ?
I reckon it ain't going to suffer none for lack of paint," I says, "when you start in to scollop the facts.
Why, my name's Bill, by rights," answered the hen, who was now perched upon the back of a chair; "although Dorothy has put scollops on it and made it Billina.
Tourism bosses did not believe the scheme would have a negative impact due to its distance from the coast, but the planning report does say some Anglesey scollop and whelk fishermen could be affected.