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Synonyms for scupper
ˈskʌp ərscup·per

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scupperverb

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

  2. ambush, scupper, bushwhack, waylay, lurk, ambuscade, lie in waitverb

    wait in hiding to attack

    Synonyms:
    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, perilverb

    put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position

    Synonyms:
    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 for "scupper":

    overturn, sabotage

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Translations for scupper

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  • spygat, lænseportDanish
  • imbornalSpanish
  • valumisaukko, romuttaa, tehdä tyhjäksi, spyygatti, pilata, nieluaukkoFinnish
  • dalotFrench
  • отверстие, губить, шпигат, погубитьRussian
  • lakomicaSerbo-Croatian
  • torpedera, stjälpa, kullkasta, spygatt, sänkaSwedish

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