Scotch


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Related to Scotch: bourbon, Scotch and soda, Scotch Tape

scotch

a line marked down, as for hopscotch

Scotch

1
1. another word for Scottish
2. the Scots or their language

Scotch

2
1. whisky distilled esp from fermented malted barley and made in Scotland
2. Northeast English a type of relatively mild beer

scotch

[skäch]
(design engineering)
(engineering)
A wooden stopblock or iron catch placed under a wheel or other curved object to prevent slipping or rolling.

scutch, scotch

A bricklayer’s tool, with a cutting edge on each side, for cutting, trimming, and dressing brick or stone.
References in classic literature ?
The Scotch chieftains looked at each other in their turn with frowning brows.
The eyes of the Scotch flashed fire; and, as often happens on such occasions, from shame they passed to effrontery and two heads of clans advanced upon the king.
I'll go you," Martin answered, attempting to pay for the current Scotch and soda with the last change from his two dollars and seeing the waiter bullied by Brissenden into putting that change back on the table.
My interest was to learn what makes each Scotch whisky different.
We've teamed up with Scotch Lamb PGI to give two lucky Saturday readers the chance to win the ideal kit for any lamb lover or busy parent.
USPRwire, Mon Feb 01 2016] Technavio's market research analyst predicts the global scotch whiskey market to witness a steady growth at a CAGR of around 5% during the forecast period.
Neat figures indicate Scotch is on the up in the USA.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 1, 2015-Mixed results for Scotch Whisky exports in 2014
Summary: For Lebanese drinkers, Scotch is a familiar taste: warm, soothing and a bit smoky.
We all know of scotch eggs, scotch broth and Scotch tape but William Noble knows a dierent connotation.
OFTEN CONSIDERED A "MAN'S DRINK," THE SPIRIT OF choice in professional circles and at cigar bars, or as a digestif, Scotch whisky in recent years has broadened its appeal across gender, occasion, and the global marketplace.
Pernod Ricard USA, is a leading supplier of premium quality Scotch whisky in the U.