Space Coast Area Transit
www.rideSCAT.com
what the hell kind of abbreviation is SCAT
by j0ey August 05, 2003
In Jazz Vocalization, scat singing is vocal improvisation with nonsense words and syllables or without words at all. Scat singing gives the vocalist the ability to sing improvised melodies and rhythms, to create the equivalent of an instrumental solo using their voice.

Ella Fitzgerald singing "How High The Moon":
www.jazz-on-line.com/a/ramc
/DEC74324.ram

She really "scats" around 1:30 into the song. Ella is the master!

The term Scat was used for jazz before the other dirty association!
by Gregory May May 03, 2008
1) A type of jazz singing involving use of short (usually one syllable) words that aren't actually words, like a kind of filler.
2) Sexual activiy relating to or involving faeces
1) That Louis Armstrong is well good at scat singing.
2) My mate's into scat.
by moonsky29 November 21, 2006
South Coast Area Transit

The very poorly named publicly owned transit company that provides bus service in Western Ventura County in the cities of Ojai, Oxnard, Port Hueneme, San Buenaventura.
Who would name there bus service S.C.A.T?
by wilis August 05, 2005
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