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Synonyms and Antonyms of scupper

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synonym (synonym of scupper)

hypernym (scupper IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • drain that allows water on the deck of a vessel to flow overboard (noun.artifact)
    a pipe through which liquid is carried away (noun.artifact)
  • put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position (verb.communication)
    have an effect upon (verb.change)
  • wait in hiding to attack (verb.competition)
    stay in one place and anticipate or expect something (verb.stative)

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF scupper relation)

  • put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position (verb.communication)
    expose or make liable to danger, suspicion, or disrepute (verb.communication)

derivation (.... is derived from scupper)

  • (noun.act)
    a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury (noun.act)
  • (noun.state)
    a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune (noun.state)
  • (noun.state)
    a state of danger involving risk (noun.state)
  • (noun.state)
    the state of being vulnerable or exposed (noun.state)
  • wait in hiding to attack (verb.competition)
    the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise (noun.act)
  • (noun.person)
    an attacker who waits in a concealed position to launch a surprise attack (noun.person)
  • (noun.person)
    a Confederate guerrilla during the American Civil War (noun.person)
  • (noun.person)
    someone waiting in concealment (noun.person)
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation ambuscade ambush bushwhack lie in wait endanger expose drain drainpipe waste pipe affect bear on bear upon compromise danger peril endangerment hazard riskiness exposure

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