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English definition of “scarper”


verb [I]     /ˈskɑː.pər/ US  /ˈskɑːr.pɚ/ UK slang
to leave very quickly, often to avoid getting into trouble: The police are coming! We'd better scarper.Running away and escapingDeparting
(Definition of scarper verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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