(v trans) to drink (an alcoholic beverage) in a single draught.
Poss. derived from "skol" a term similar to "cheers!"
There is no bloody way I'm sculling that yard-glass.
To drink a beverage (usually alcoholic) very quickly. Synonym for chug
Scull! Scull! Scull!
To row with an oar in each hand versus both hands on one oar as in sweep
in a sliding seat
rigged boat that is long and narrow. Usually a single rower. The opposite of the Team Sport of Crew
. Great sport for the solitary athlete.
He sculls. She rows but she hates crew.
A rower who uses two oars at the same time, one in each hand; this allows smaller boats to be rowed sculling, than sweep rowing. A pair being the smallest sweep boat with two people each with one oar. A single being the smallest sculling boat, with one person but two oars
To avoid confusion sweep and scull boats are named differently, a four man sweep boat is called simply "four", while a four man sculling boat is called " Quadruple scull" or just "quad"
The abbreviation for sculling boats is the number of rowers in the boat followed by an "x" to denote a scull then a "+" or "-" to denote coxed boats to coxless boats
Coxed Quadruple scull is "4x+"
Coxless Quadruple scull is "4x-"
To scull around; to mill around. To waste time in a lethargic manner, typically playing video games on rust-colored couches in the musty apartments of Ithaca, NY.
"Hey Nate, would you quit sculling around, we got shit to do!"
"I can't stand sculling around like this all day. I need to accomplish a task!"