scag

or skag

[skag]
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Origin of scag

First recorded in 1965–70; of obscure origin; compare earlier scag cigarette butt
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Related Words for scag

dope, opium, drug, narcotic, junk, crap, candy, horse, h, diacetylmorphine, scag, mojo

British Dictionary definitions for scag

scag

1

skag

noun
  1. a slang name for heroin

scag

2
noun
  1. a tear in a garment or piece of cloth
verb scags, scagging or scagged
  1. (tr) to make a tear in (cloth)

Word Origin for scag

apparently related to Old Norse skaga to project
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Word Origin and History for scag
n.

see skag.

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