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



    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 Originmid 19th cent.: abbreviation of lobscouse, a stew formerly eaten by sailors.

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