hop|scotch

hop|scotch
hop|scotch «HOP SKOCH», noun, verb.
–n.
a children's game in which the players hop over the lines of a figure drawn on the ground and pick up an object thrown or kicked into one of the numbered squares of the figure.
–v.i.
to hop, go, or travel here and there: »

He hopscotched about the town looking for odd jobs.

[< hop1 + scotch a scratch, line]

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