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English definition of “scud”

scud

verb [I usually + adv/prep] uk   /skʌd/ (-dd-) us  
(especially of clouds and ships) to move quickly and without stopping in a straight line: It was a windy day, and small white clouds were scudding across the blue sky.Moving quickly
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