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Synonyms for scramble
ˈskræm bəlscram·ble

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Wiktionary

  1. scramblenoun

    Antonyms:
    sortie

  2. scramblenoun

    To move hurriedly to a location, especially by using all limbs against a surface.

    Antonyms:
    sortie

  3. scramblenoun

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

    Antonyms:
    sortie

  4. scramblenoun

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

    Antonyms:
    sortie

  5. scramblenoun

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

    Antonyms:
    sortie

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. scrambleverb

    Synonyms:
    struggle, hurry, bustle

    Antonyms:
    lag, dawdle, loiter, saunter

  2. scramblenoun

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

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. scramble, scufflenoun

    an unceremonious and disorganized struggle

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

    Antonyms:
    unscramble

  2. scamper, scramble, scurryverb

    rushing about hastily in an undignified way

    Synonyms:
    scuffle, scamper, scurry

    Antonyms:
    unscramble

  3. scrambleverb

    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, sputterverb

    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 togetherverb

    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, scrambleverb

    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. scrambleverb

    make unintelligible

    "scramble the message so that nobody can understand it"

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

    Antonyms:
    unscramble

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. scrambleverb

    Synonyms:
    struggle (as in climbing), scrabble

  2. scrambleverb

    Synonyms:
    climb (with difficulty), clamber

  3. scramblenoun

    Synonyms:
    struggle, contest, muss, scrabble

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. scrambleverb

    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. Craig Levine:

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

  2. Mike McCarthy:

    He definitely had some moments from workouts probably three, four weeks back where I definitely felt once we were able to see him move in the pocket, out of the pocket-type drills, scramble drills, physically I think he’s right where he needs to be.

  3. Michael Whouley:

    There was a furious scramble to find somebody in the motorcade.

  4. Doug Horton:

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

  5. Charles Gladden:

    They scramble around for issues to talk about.


Translations for scramble

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  • تزاحمArabic
  • лазяBulgarian
  • léztCzech
  • drängeln, verschlüsseln, kraxeln, klettern, verrühren, krabbeln, Gedrängel, chiffrierenGerman
  • περιπλέκωGreek
  • revolver, gatearSpanish
  • kompuroida, salata, kiire, sekoittaa, rynnätä, kiipeillä, könytäFinnish
  • interception, brouiller, motocross, bousculade, ruerFrench
  • संघर्षHindi
  • матиMacedonian
  • leźćPolish
  • amestecaRomanian
  • свалка, зашифровывать, карабкаться, мотокросс, запарка, пробраться, ажиотаж, вскарабкаться, спешка, зашифровать, пробираться, взбираться, лезть, взболтать, залезть, взобраться, мотогонки, шифровать, взбалтывать, взлёт по тревогеRussian
  • การแย่งชิงThai
  • çırpmak, acele etmek, şifreleme, çalkalamak, tırmanmak, motokros yarışı, acele etmeTurkish
  • tranh giànhVietnamese

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