Meaning of screenge in English:

screenge

Pronunciation /skriːn(d)ʒ/

verb

(also scringe)
Scottish, Irish
  • 1 rare To flog, scourge, or beat.

  • 2 rare To rub or scrub energetically.

  • 3To search or scour (a place).

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in James Elphinston (1721–1809), educationist and advocate of spelling reform. Origin uncertain. Perhaps partly a variant of scringe with specific semantic development.