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Synonyms for graze

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. graze(noun)

    a superficial abrasion


  2. graze, grazing(verb)

    the act of grazing

    shaving, grazing, skimming

  3. crop, browse, graze, range, pasture(verb)

    feed as in a meadow or pasture

    "the herd was grazing"

    rove, vagabond, crease, dress, rank, ramble, clip, range, run, surf, stray, rake, browse, place, roll, trim, array, cast, straddle, pasture, prune, wander, shop, grade, lay out, swan, tramp, crop, work, rate, cultivate, drift, cut back, snip, lop, order, roam, set out

  4. graze(verb)

    break the skin (of a body part) by scraping

    "She was grazed by the stray bullet"

    range, crease, pasture, browse, crop, rake

  5. crop, graze, pasture(verb)

    let feed in a field or pasture or meadow

    crop, clip, snip, trim, pasture, cut back, prune, range, lop, cultivate, work, dress, crease, rake, browse

  6. graze, crease, rake(verb)

    scrape gently

    "graze the skin"

    pasture, crease, furrow, scan, ruckle, rumple, skim, browse, crisp, run down, crop, range, glance over, rake, wrinkle, scrunch, crinkle, scrunch up, crumple

  7. browse, graze(verb)

    eat lightly, try different dishes

    "There was so much food at the party that we quickly got sated just by browsing"

    surf, pasture, crease, range, shop, rake, browse, crop

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. graze

    shave, scrape, skim, abrade, shear

    strike, impinge, collide, encounter

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. graze(v. n.)

    eat grass, feed upon grass

  2. graze(v. a.)

    feed with grass

  3. graze(v. a.)

    feed upon, eat grass from

  4. graze(v. a.)

    shave, scrape, skim, touch lightly (in passing over)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    scratch, scrape

How to say graze in sign language?

  1. graze

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