Origin of scart

1325–75; Middle English (Scots), metathetic variant of scrat to scratch Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of scarted

British Dictionary definitions for scarted


  1. to scratch or scrape
  1. a scratch or scrape
  2. a stroke of a pen
  3. a small amount; scraping

Word Origin for scart

C14: from earlier scrat



  1. electronics
    1. a 21-pin plug-and-socket system which carries picture, sound, and other signals, used especially in home entertainment systems
    2. (as modifier)a Scart cable

Word Origin for Scart

C20: after S yndicat des C onstructeurs des A ppareils R adiorécepteurs et T éléviseurs, the company that designed it
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