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Synonyms for scupper
ˈskʌp ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scupper(verb)

    drain that allows water on the deck of a vessel to flow overboard

  2. ambush, scupper, bushwhack, waylay, lurk, ambuscade, lie in wait(verb)

    wait in hiding to attack

    loaf, mill around, lie in wait, loiter, lallygag, expose, endanger, peril, mess about, hang around, lollygag, waylay, mill about, tarry, skulk, footle, ambush, still-hunt, linger, lounge, ambuscade, lurk, bushwhack

  3. queer, expose, scupper, endanger, peril(verb)

    put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position

    scotch, bushwhack, let on, frustrate, bring out, unwrap, exhibit, disclose, endanger, foil, lurk, jeopardise, expose, waylay, peril, reveal, debunk, thwart, imperil, threaten, give away, break, baffle, divulge, spoil, lie in wait, ambush, menace, jeopardize, cross, uncover, ambuscade, bilk, display, discover, let out

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    overturn, sabotage

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  • spygat, lænseportDanish
  • imbornalSpanish
  • valumisaukko, romuttaa, spyygatti, pilata, nieluaukko, tehdä tyhjäksiFinnish
  • dalotFrench
  • погубить, шпигат, губить, отверстиеRussian
  • lakomicaSerbo-Croatian
  • sänka, spygatt, kullkasta, torpedera, stjälpaSwedish

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