verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of scarp
Words nearby scarp
Example sentences from the Web for scarp
They consisted of a trench seven feet deep; the bottom, from scarp to counterscarp, six feet broad; the top thirteen feet broad.The British Expedition to the Crimea|William Howard Russell
And he walked to the window and looked down the steep scarp to where the river foamed in the bottom of the dell.
From the buttress foot a sheep-walk goes along the scarp—see, you can follow it from here in the dry grass.
The upland district on the western bank of the Trent terminates in an abrupt craggy scarp above the wide and level valley.
Reid seized that interval, and crying “Come on,” leaped over the scarp, and rushed up to the very walls.The Land of Fire|Mayne Reid