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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 for "scramble":

    flush, rush

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How to use scramble in a sentence?

  1. Charles Gladden:

    If it happened to me it could happen to someone else, they scramble around for issues to talk about.

  2. Kim Kim Il Sung Chang:

    The thing that Im sure that both Beijing and Washington are really concerned about is a scramble for power where you have two competing factions in North Korea, one of them, or maybe both of them, with access to weapons of mass destruction, not only the nukes but also chemical and biological weapons.

  3. Mike Nuss:

    We've had to scramble and resurrect our training.

  4. Doug Horton:

    If the destination is heaven, why do we scramble to be first in line for hell?

  5. Craig Levine:

    We suddenly had to scramble and tell everyone,' Don't come,'.

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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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