verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of scull
Related Words for sculledwade, splash, drift, slop, navigate, swim, sail, paddle, pull, sweep, drive, cruise, thrash, stir, boat, row, scull, oar, scud, drag
Examples from the Web for sculled
Historical Examples of sculled
I think it probable I sculled away from the spot, as there was nothing to guide me.Ned Myers
James Fenimore Cooper
The ‘Gull Lightship’ was not far off, so we sculled to her in the dingey.The Voyage Alone in the Yawl "Rob Roy"
I had steamed it down the Mississippi, and sculled it up the Orinoco.The Rifle Rangers
Captain Mayne Reid
I got the dingy out, and was sculled quietly down by one of the men.
He sculled the punt to the little cove by the Head, and there loaded her with rocks.The Adventures of Billy Topsail
Word Origin for scull
kind of short, light, spoon-bladed oar, mid-14c., of unknown origin. The verb is from 1620s, from the noun. Related: Sculled; sculling.