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Definition of Scouse noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    Scouse

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//skaʊs//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//skaʊs//
     
    (British English, informal)
     
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  1. 1(also Scouser
    BrE BrE//ˈskaʊsə(r)//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈskaʊsər//
     
    )
    [countable] a person from Liverpool in NW England
  2. 2[uncountable] a way of speaking, used by people from Liverpool
  3. Word Origin mid 19th cent.: abbreviation of lobscouse, a stew formerly eaten by sailors.

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