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Synonyms for scavenge
ˈskæv ɪndʒscav·enge

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scavengeverb

    clean refuse from

    "Scavenge a street"

    Synonyms:
    clean, salvage

  2. salvage, scavengeverb

    collect discarded or refused material

    "She scavenged the garbage cans for food"

    Synonyms:
    salve, clean, salvage, relieve, save

  3. scavengeverb

    feed on carrion or refuse

    "hyenas scavenge"

    Synonyms:
    clean, salvage

  4. scavenge, cleanverb

    remove unwanted substances from

    Synonyms:
    salvage, pick, clean, make clean, houseclean, clean house, strip, cleanse

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  1. List of paraphrases for "scavenge":

    scan, ensnare, sweep

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#1809clean
#2096pick
#3862strip
#3956scan
#12312sweep
#13778relieve
#14937salvage
#23960cleanse
#43422salve
#101535scavenge
#149524ensnare

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