verb (used with object)
- to resell (tickets, merchandise, etc.) at higher than the official rates.
- to buy and sell (stocks) so as to make small quick profits.
verb (used without object)
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Origin of scalp
OTHER WORDS FROM scalpscalper, nounscalpless, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for scalp
By creating products that work best for your hair’s foundation—which are your roots and scalp—we aim to create an optimal environment for better hair health.Exclusive: Harry’s Labs takes a skin care approach to hair care with new brand Headquarters|Rachel King|January 25, 2021|Fortune
The big scalp for the WallStreetBets crowd is the veteran activist short Andrew Left of Citron Research, who it appears is losing huge sums on his bearish position at the moment.What the savvy investor can learn from the bonkers rally in GameStop shares|Bernhard Warner|January 25, 2021|Fortune
Keep concentrator nozzles a healthy distance away from strands and scalp, allow your hair to air dry a little before adding heat, and try to use high speeds with low heat when possible.The best hair dryer: Get a salon-worthy blowout at home|Carsen Joenk|January 22, 2021|Popular Science
I added this clarifying shampoo to my routine when I started to experience the phenomenon known as “quarantine scalp.”The 12 best beauty and wellness products under $70 I added to my routine this year|Rachel Schallom|December 25, 2020|Fortune
It collects data through a net of sensors placed on the scalp.Can’t remember? Maybe you multitask too much between screens|Alison Pearce Stevens|December 14, 2020|Science News For Students
The person who had the privilege of arousing the American's attention to no eminent degree was the White Scalper.The Border Rifles|Gustave Aimard
Every one of them will be a good hunter, a good fisherman, a good scalper and a good manufacturer of bows and arrows.Falling in Love|Grant Allen
I was now reduced to a single knife, of the kind fabricated for the Indians, under the name of scalper.
The young man, followed by the Scalper, entered the circle, which at once closed up again.
The others followed immediately, and, as the Scalper had announced, the water was only up to their waists.