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Synonyms for scrape

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  1. scrapenoun

    pickle, mess, abrasion, fisticuffs, scuffle, fix, bind, altercation, punch-up, fist fight, graze, fight, brawl

  2. scrapenoun

    To draw an object, especially a sharp or angular one, along (something) while exerting pressure.

    He fell on the sidewalk and got a scrape on his knee.

    brawl, fight, fisticuffs, graze, scuffle, altercation, punch-up, fix, abrasion, mess, pickle, bind, fist fight

  3. scrapenoun

    To injure or damage by rubbing across a surface.

    He got in a scrape with the school bully.

    scuffle, fisticuffs, fist fight, bind, graze, punch-up, brawl, fix, abrasion, mess, pickle, fight, altercation

  4. scrapenoun

    To barely manage to achieve.

    I scraped a pass in the exam.

    bind, fisticuffs, fix, fist fight, abrasion, fight, graze, brawl, pickle, mess, altercation, scuffle, punch-up

  5. scrapenoun

    A D and C or abortion; or, a miscarriage.

    fix, punch-up, altercation, pickle, fisticuffs, abrasion, graze, mess, fight, brawl, fist fight, bind, scuffle

  6. scrapeverb

    A shallow depression used by ground birds as a nest; a nest scrape.

    abrasion, scratch, grate, brawl, bind, fist fight, fix, graze, altercation, fight, pickle, mess, punch-up, fisticuffs, scuffle

  7. scrapeverb

    graze, abrade, chafe

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms4.0 / 1 vote

  1. scrapeverb

    grate, abrade, confricate, rasp, scratch, mark, groove

    lubricate, polish, levigate, dig, indent, wound

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  1. scrape, scraping, scratch, scratchingnoun

    a harsh noise made by scraping

    "the scrape of violin bows distracted her"

    lolly, start, clams, cacography, scrawl, starting line, cabbage, wampum, lucre, boodle, mark, incision, gelt, scratch line, scratching, bread, scraping, slit, lettuce, prick, loot, sugar, chicken feed, scratch, simoleons, abrasion, pelf, dough, dinero, kale, excoriation, scar, scribble, dent, shekels, moolah

  2. abrasion, scratch, scrape, excoriationnoun

    an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off

    lolly, start, attrition, cacography, scrawl, clams, cabbage, wampum, starting line, lucre, detrition, boodle, mark, incision, gelt, scratch line, scratching, bread, scraping, slit, lettuce, prick, loot, sugar, chicken feed, scratch, simoleons, abrasion, grinding, moolah, pelf, dough, dinero, kale, scar, corrasion, scribble, dent, shekels, excoriation

  3. scrape, scrapingnoun

    a deep bow with the foot drawn backwards (indicating excessive humility)

    "all that bowing and scraping did not impress him"

    scraping, excoriation, abrasion, scar, scratch, mark, scratching

  4. scratch, scrape, scar, markverb

    an indication of damage

    lolly, marking, start, brand, clams, cacography, starting line, cabbage, wampum, cicatrice, gull, lucre, boodle, bell ringer, scratch, mark, scrawl, gelt, crisscross, fall guy, scratch line, scratching, stigma, score, bread, scraping, slit, grade, lettuce, prick, chump, target, loot, cicatrix, sugar, home run, chicken feed, dinero, simoleons, abrasion, sign, sucker, pelf, mug, incision, patsy, dough, fool, marker, kale, cross, print, excoriation, scar, stain, bull's eye, scribble, dent, shekels, soft touch, moolah

  5. scrape, grateverb

    scratch repeatedly

    "The cat scraped at the armchair"

    scrape up, eat into, scratch up, kowtow, rankle, fret, come up, grind, scratch, grate, skin, genuflect

  6. scrapeverb

    make by scraping

    "They scraped a letter into the stone"

    scrape up, scratch up, kowtow, come up, scratch, grate, skin, genuflect

  7. scratch, scrape, scratch upverb

    cut the surface of; wear away the surface of

    itch, call off, scrape up, expunge, fret, grave, strike, chafe, skin, come up, scratch, cancel, inscribe, kowtow, grate, engrave, scrub, fray, genuflect, excise, scratch up, rub

  8. scrape, kowtow, genuflectverb

    bend the knees and bow in a servile manner

    scrape up, truckle, scratch up, kowtow, bootlick, fawn, come up, kotow, suck up, scratch, toady, grate, skin, genuflect

  9. scrape, scrape up, scratch, come upverb

    gather (money or other resources) together over time

    "She had scraped together enough money for college"; "they scratched a meager living"

    line up, skin, itch, excise, rise, come, scratch up, get hold, fret, muster, inscribe, scratch, uprise, find, kowtow, scrub, lift, go up, surface, rub, arise, call off, come on, come up, scrape up, cancel, bob up, chafe, ascend, engrave, go on, move up, summon, genuflect, muster up, expunge, rally, strike, rise up, grate, fray, grave

  10. skin, scrapeverb

    bruise, cut, or injure the skin or the surface of

    "The boy skinned his knee when he fell"

    scrape up, pare, peel, shin, scramble, struggle, bark, sputter, come up, scratch, kowtow, grate, skin, genuflect, clamber, scratch up, shinny

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. scurb

    to scrub the curb.

    Submitted by anonymous on June 7, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. scrapeverb

    rub or abrade (with something edged)

  2. scrapeverb

    gather, collect

  3. scrapenoun

    difficulty, perplexity, distress, embarrassment, hot water

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words1.0 / 1 vote

  1. scrapenoun

    difficulty, predicament, dilemma

  2. scrapeverb

    abrade, rasp, grate, rub, gather, collect, erase, remove

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "scrape":

    scratch, graze

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. scrape

    Abrasion, see there

  2. scrape

    Abrasion, see there

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How to use scrape in a sentence?

  1. Maisie Williams:

    Everyone's a threat, we're done trusting people. We're done with being pushed over. We finally managed to scrape our family back together somewhat, minus Jon Snow.

  2. Executive Director Shabbir Safdar:

    Dealers are going where the money is and there are kids with money, it doesn't take more than $20, $25 to buy some of these fake pills and a lot of kids can scrape that together.

  3. Tom Iannucci:

    Where we're standing right now looked like an Olympic-sized swimming pool made out of sand, they'd have the backhoe scrape away a foot or two, and then a bunch of the agents would jump in and dig around for a bit.

  4. Patricio Gargollo:

    It keeps the area very clean and scrape free.

  5. Theodore Hesburgh:

    I go back to an old Latin motto, opus justitiae pax: Peace is the work of justice, we've known 20 percent of the people in the world have 80 percent of the goodies, which means the other 80 percent have to scrape by on 20 percent.

Translations for scrape

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  • скрэбціBelarusian
  • škrábatCzech
  • scharren, schrammen, kratzen, schaben, abkratzenGerman
  • arañarse, apuro, abrasión, raspar, peleaSpanish
  • kaabitsema, kriimustama, kraapima, kriipima, kraapsima, kraapama, kõõpima, kaapimaEstonian
  • tappelu, naarmuttaa, raapia, vaikeudet, naarmu, pula, raaputtaaFinnish
  • gratterFrench
  • sgrìobadhScottish Gaelic
  • քերելArmenian
  • graffiare, sbucciatura, graffio, abrasione, rissa, pasticcio, guaio, bagarre, grattareItalian
  • לְשַׁיֵףHebrew
  • 削る, 擦るJapanese
  • schramDutch
  • skrobaćPolish
  • ralar, raspar, arranhar, raladoPortuguese
  • zgâriaRomanian
  • скрести, стычка, соскрести, поскрябать, поскрести, отскребать, затруднение, драка, соскребать, неприятность, царапать, отскоблить, скоблить, оцарапать, царапина, скрябать, потасовка, отскрести, поцарапатьRussian
  • గీరుTelugu
  • kazımakTurkish
  • скребтиUkrainian
  • greter, si screper, si digreter, screper, si dischaverWalloon
  • Chinese

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