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Synonyms for graze
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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. graze

    Synonyms:
    shave, scrape, skim, abrade, shear

    Antonyms:
    strike, impinge, collide, encounter

Princeton's WordNet

  1. grazenoun

    a superficial abrasion

    Synonyms:
    grazing

  2. graze, grazingverb

    the act of grazing

    Synonyms:
    shaving, grazing, skimming

  3. crop, browse, graze, range, pastureverb

    feed as in a meadow or pasture

    "the herd was grazing"

    Synonyms:
    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. grazeverb

    break the skin (of a body part) by scraping

    "She was grazed by the stray bullet"

    Synonyms:
    range, crease, pasture, browse, crop, rake

  5. crop, graze, pastureverb

    let feed in a field or pasture or meadow

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

  6. graze, crease, rakeverb

    scrape gently

    "graze the skin"

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

  7. browse, grazeverb

    eat lightly, try different dishes

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

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

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. grazeverb

    Synonyms:
    eat grass, feed upon grass

  2. grazeverb

    Synonyms:
    feed with grass

  3. grazeverb

    Synonyms:
    feed upon, eat grass from

  4. grazeverb

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "graze":

    scratch, scrape

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How to use graze in a sentence?

  1. Catharine MacKinnon:

    I've seen heads of companies get everyone together and actually say, 'We don't do this here. You don't come here to graze on the women'.

  2. William Ja:

    Eat in moderation and graze over a longer period, rather than gorge over a short time.

  3. Daniel Morgan:

    Clearly their bankers have whispered in their ears, alerting them that the grass is high in public markets and now is the time to graze because a drought is coming.

  4. Jim Kenney:

    I had the opportunity to speak to the six officers, they're all in good spirits and obviously it was a very traumatic experience for them, i was talking to one of the officers who had the graze wound to the head and he had two little boys -- they looked like they were 9 or 10 years old, 8 or 9 years old -- and kept on thinking about how their lives would have changed with just a little more difference in space.

  5. Shane Lewis:

    You can rustle a chip packet and they know what’s in there, that makes them aggressive. Greg Piper said when Greg Piper visited the site, Greg Piper saw tourists holding out apples, bananas, corn chips and other processed foods to the wild animals, The Guardian reported. Kangaroos typically graze on grasses. A nutritionist for a zoo in Australia said disrupting a kangaroo's diet can result in aggression and health problems. ( Facebook/Kroosn Shuttle Service Pty Ltd) Disrupting the kangaroo’s natural diet can cause health problems, such as stomach ulcers, and cause aggression, according to the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection.


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