Scaper

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: scaper

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(Far)scape + -er

Noun[edit]

Scaper (plural Scapers)

  1. (fandom slang) A fan of the American science-fiction television series Farscape.
    • 2002, Paul Simpson & David Hughes, Farscape: The Illustrated Companion, Tor (2002), →ISBN, unnumbered page:
      Meanwhile, Scapers (as Farscape fans call themselves) have quickly become a huge presence on the Internet, []
    • 2008, Frank Garcia & Mark Phillips, Science Fiction Television Series, 1990-2004: Histories, Casts and Credits for 58 Shows, McFarland & Company (2008), →ISBN, page 102:
      The Internet lit up with Scapers looking for a way to keep Farscape going.
    • 2013, Jessie Carty, "Joining the Conversation: Ben Browder Writes John Crichton", in The Worlds of Farscape: Essays on the Groundbreaking Television Series (eds. Sherry Ginn, Donald E. Palumbo, & C. W. Sullivan III), McFarland & Company (2013), →ISBN, page 100:
      Attending the 2012 Dragon*Con in Atlanta, Georgia, I waited in line for around three hours in order to attend a panel featuring three of the Farscape actors. The room was filled to capacity with Scapers who cheered loudly when the actors appeared.
    • For more examples of usage of this term, see Citations:Scaper.

Anagrams[edit]