Definitions of scour

The word scour uses 5 letters:corsu.

SCOUR is playable in:

Words With Friends9
Scrabble US7
Scrabble UK7

v. t. - To cleanse or clear, as by a current of water; to flush. 2

n. - The act of scouring. 2

n. - A place scoured out by running water, as in the bed of a stream below a fall. 2

v. t. - To rub hard with something rough, as sand or Bristol brick, especially for the purpose of cleaning; to clean by friction; to make clean or bright; to cleanse from grease, dirt, etc., as articles of dress. 2

v. t. - To purge; as, to scour a horse. 2

v. t. - To remove by rubbing or cleansing; to sweep along or off; to carry away or remove, as by a current of water; -- often with off or away. 2

v. t. - To pass swiftly over; to brush along; to traverse or search thoroughly; as, to scour the coast. 2

v. i. - To clean anything by rubbing. 2

v. i. - To cleanse anything. 2

v. i. - To be purged freely; to have a diarrhoea. 2

v. i. - To run swiftly; to rove or range in pursuit or search of something; to scamper. 2

n. - Diarrhoea or dysentery among cattle. 2