What does the word scramble mean?

Usage examples for scramble

  1. I have got to admire Dumas doubly since that fight and scramble for his brains in Paris. – The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2) by Frederic G. Kenyon
  2. Of course I will, though it's a terribly old one I keep for scramble walks. – The Head Girl at the Gables by Angela Brazil
  3. Big boys always toss little fellows into the middle of the pool and make 'em scramble back- they always do it right off. – Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party by C. E. Jacobs Edyth Ellerbeck Read