verb (used without object), noun British Dialect.
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Things boom overhead like bitterns, or scutter alongside like hares, or arise dripping and hissing from below like otters.Sea Warfare|Rudyard Kipling
From the door he watched the man scutter down the long, long corridor out of sight.Zero Data|Charles Saphro
Immediately there was a yell—a scutter—a run—a positive tumult.Shirley|Charlotte Bront
But every boy, even the valiant Johnny Trumbull, was gone in a mad scutter.The Copy-Cat and Other Stories|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Tod saw a young hare scutter across the grass, and rushed after it, full chase.Johnny Ludlow, Fourth Series|Mrs. Henry Wood