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Synonyms for scramble
ˈskræm bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scramble, scuffle(noun)

    an unceremonious and disorganized struggle

    Synonyms:
    scamper, scuffle hoe, hassle, rough-and-tumble, scurry, dogfight, scuffle, tussle

    Antonyms:
    unscramble

  2. scamper, scramble, scurry(verb)

    rushing about hastily in an undignified way

    Synonyms:
    scuffle, scamper, scurry

    Antonyms:
    unscramble

  3. scramble(verb)

    to move hurriedly

    "The friend scrambled after them"

    Synonyms:
    struggle, beat, clamber, throw together, jumble, shin, shinny, sputter, skin

    Antonyms:
    unscramble

  4. clamber, scramble, shin, shinny, skin, struggle, sputter(verb)

    climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling

    Synonyms:
    fight, beat, contend, shin, splutter, jumble, throw together, struggle, bark, spit out, sputter, pare, scrape, skin, peel, clamber, shinny

    Antonyms:
    unscramble

  5. scramble, jumble, throw together(verb)

    bring into random order

    Synonyms:
    struggle, mix up, beat, fudge together, confuse, clamber, throw together, jumble, mingle, shin, shinny, sputter, skin

    Antonyms:
    unscramble

  6. beat, scramble(verb)

    stir vigorously

    "beat the egg whites"; "beat the cream"

    Synonyms:
    exhaust, stupefy, baffle, stick, perplex, vanquish, get, mystify, flummox, shinny, jumble, beat, outwit, circumvent, tick, sputter, nonplus, trounce, pulsate, skin, clamber, drum, beat up, bunk, dumbfound, tucker out, flap, struggle, beat out, gravel, thump, ticktack, outsmart, thrum, ticktock, amaze, quiver, throw together, pound, work over, puzzle, overreach, bewilder, crush, tucker, vex, shin, wash up, outfox, pose, shell

    Antonyms:
    unscramble

  7. scramble(verb)

    make unintelligible

    "scramble the message so that nobody can understand it"

    Synonyms:
    struggle, beat, clamber, throw together, jumble, shin, shinny, sputter, skin

    Antonyms:
    unscramble

Wiktionary

  1. scramble(noun)

    Antonyms:
    sortie

  2. scramble(noun)

    shouted when something desirable is thrown into a group of people who individually want that item.

    Antonyms:
    sortie

  3. scramble(noun)

    To proceed to a location or an objective in a disorderly manner.

    Antonyms:
    sortie

  4. scramble(noun)

    To mix food ingredients in a mix to be cooked into a loose mass.

    Antonyms:
    sortie

  5. scramble(noun)

    To process telecommunication signals to make them unintelligible to an unauthorized listener.

    Antonyms:
    sortie

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. scramble(v)

    Synonyms:
    struggle, hurry, bustle

    Antonyms:
    lag, dawdle, loiter, saunter

  2. scramble(n)

    Synonyms:
    hurry, bustle, struggle, confusion, turmoil, ferment, commotion, bear-garden, babel, vortex

    Antonyms:
    order, orderliness, arrangement, leisureliness, method, uniformity

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. scramble(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    struggle (as in climbing), scrabble

  2. scramble(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    climb (with difficulty), clamber

  3. scramble(n.)

    Synonyms:
    struggle, contest, muss, scrabble

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. scramble(v)

    Synonyms:
    scrabble, clamber, struggle, contend, strive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    flush, rush

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How to say scramble in sign language?

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How to use scramble in a sentence?

  1. Luke Donald:

    I think I spent so much time and effort trying to implement what Chuck Cook wanted me to do that I got a little bit away from some of my strengths, i was concentrating on improving my weaknesses and forgetting a little bit about my strengths. For me, consistency is being able to scramble for par when I need to and grind out a round when I'm not at my best.

  2. Barnaby C. Keeney:

    The scramble to get into college is going to be so terrible in the next few years that students are going to put up with almost anything, even an education.

  3. Charles Gladden:

    They scramble around for issues to talk about, all they have to do is stop and ask the common person on the street ... or in the building; the people bringing them their food, people sweeping and cleaning their toilet.

  4. Nancy Pelosi:

    While Republicans scramble to make TrumpCare even more destructive, our Caucus must continue to be fully engaged today in exposing its disastrous consequences for the American people.

  5. Charles Gladden:

    They scramble around for issues to talk about.


Translations for scramble

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  • تزاحمArabic
  • лазяBulgarian
  • léztCzech
  • krabbeln, kraxeln, drängeln, klettern, verrühren, Gedrängel, chiffrieren, verschlüsselnGerman
  • περιπλέκωGreek
  • revolver, gatearSpanish
  • kiipeillä, könytä, rynnätä, sekoittaa, kiire, kompuroida, salataFinnish
  • bousculade, ruer, interception, motocross, brouillerFrench
  • संघर्षHindi
  • матиMacedonian
  • leźćPolish
  • amestecaRomanian
  • лезть, мотогонки, взбалтывать, взлёт по тревоге, шифровать, взобраться, залезть, взболтать, ажиотаж, взбираться, пробираться, зашифровать, вскарабкаться, мотокросс, запарка, спешка, пробраться, свалка, зашифровывать, карабкатьсяRussian
  • การแย่งชิงThai
  • acele etmek, tırmanmak, motokros yarışı, acele etme, çırpmak, çalkalamak, şifrelemeTurkish
  • tranh giànhVietnamese

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