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scrambled, past participle; scrambled, past tense; scrambles, 3rd person singular present; scrambling, present participle;
  1. Make one's way quickly or awkwardly up a steep slope or over rough ground by using one's hands as well as one's feet
    • - we scrambled over the wet boulders
  2. Move hurriedly or clumsily from or into a particular place or position
    • - she scrambled out of the car
    • - I tried to scramble to my feet
  3. Put (clothes) on hurriedly
    • - Robbie scrambled into jeans and a T-shirt
  4. Perform (an action) or achieve (a result) hurriedly, clumsily, or with difficulty

  5. Struggle or compete with others for something in an eager or uncontrolled and undignified way
    • - firms scrambled to win public-sector contracts
  6. Order (a fighter aircraft or its pilot) to take off immediately in an emergency or for action

  7. (of a fighter aircraft or its pilot) Take off in such a way

  8. (of a quarterback) Run around with the ball behind the line of scrimmage while looking for an open receiver

  9. Run forward with the ball when unable to pass to an open receiver

  10. Make (something) jumbled or muddled
    • - maybe the alcohol has scrambled his brains
  11. Prepare (eggs) by beating them with a little liquid and then cooking and stirring them gently

  12. Make (a broadcast transmission, a telephone message, or electronic data) unintelligible unless received by an appropriate decoding device
    • - scrambled television signals
  1. A difficult or hurried clamber up or over something
    • - an undignified scramble over the wall
  2. A walk up steep terrain involving the use of one's hands

  3. An eager or uncontrolled and undignified struggle with others to obtain or achieve something
    • - a scramble for high-priced concert seats
  4. An emergency takeoff by fighter aircraft

  5. A disordered mixture of things
    • - the program produced a scramble of the letters of the alphabet

  1. an unceremonious and disorganized struggle
  2. to move hurriedly; "The friend scrambled after them"
  3. clamber: climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling
  4. scamper: rushing about hastily in an undignified way
  5. bring into random order
  6. beat: stir vigorously; "beat the egg whites"; "beat the cream"
  7. Scramble (Lionel Jeffries), also known as Scramble the Mixed-Up Man, was a Marvel Comics supervillain and Canadian mutant. Specifically, he was an enemy of Alpha Flight, but for a brief time he was alternately their ally. His first appearance was Alpha Flight #30 (February 1986).
  8. Scramble is a 1970 British drama film directed by David Eady and starring Ian Ramsey, Robin Askwith, Lucinda Barnes and Stephen Mallett.
  9. Golf is a precision club-and-ball sport, in which competing players (golfers), using many types of clubs, attempt to hit balls into each hole on a golf course while employing the fewest number of strokes. Golf is one of the few ball games that does not require a standardized playing area. ...
  10. One Piece is a shōnen manga series written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda that has been translated into various languages and spawned a substantial media franchise. It follows the adventures of the seventeen-year-old boy Monkey D. ...
  11. Scramble is a 1981 horizontally scrolling shoot 'em up, arcade game. It was developed by Konami, and manufactured and distributed by Stern in North America.
  12. Scrambles is an album by Bomb the Music Industry! which was released digitally on February 15, 2009 via Quote Unquote Records, free of charge. The album was also released physically on Asian Man Records. ...
  13. A rush or hurry; An emergency defensive air force mission to intercept attacking enemy aircraft; A motocross race; Any frantic period of activity; To move hurriedly to a location using all limbs against a surface; To proceed to a location or an objective in a disorderly manner; To mix food ...
  14. (scrambly) Involving a certain amount of climbing; scrambled, mixed-up
  15. (Scrambled) Analog video has been manipulated so that it is not intelligible.
  16. (Scrambled) 10 To 1 With Desiree Lai, weekdays, 12pm
  17. (Scrambled) a haphazard arrangement of short broken sections of glass canes.
  18. (Scrambling) to transpose or invert digital data according to a prearranged scheme in order to break up the low-frequency patterns associated with serial digital signals.
  19. (scrambling) Altering a video signal transmission so it cannot be received without an authorized operating decoder.
  20. (scrambling) evasive movements by a quarterback to avoid being sacked.
  21. (Scrambling) Easy, unroped climbing.
  22. (Scrambling) A hike that requires you to use your hands on rock for balance or security. A hike with scrambling is by definition non-technical – a class 3 hike.
  23. (Scrambling) Climbing up and over larger rocks/boulders, often using both hands to pull one’s self up.  Typically very steep sections of the trail…and LOTS of fun!
  24. (Scrambling) Encrypting the satellite signal
  25. (Scrambling) In cable television, the process of modifying an analog TV signal so that it cannot be received by a television receiver. ...