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scrap·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scrapingnoun

    (usually plural) a fragment scraped off of something and collected

    "they collected blood scrapings for analysis"

    Synonyms:
    scratching, scrape, scratch

  2. scrape, scraping, scratch, scratchingnoun

    a harsh noise made by scraping

    "the scrape of violin bows distracted her"

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

  3. scrape, scrapingnoun

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

    "all that bowing and scraping did not impress him"

    Synonyms:
    excoriation, abrasion, scar, scratch, mark, scratching, scrape

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  1. List of paraphrases for "scraping":

    scratching

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How to use scraping in a sentence?

  1. Shalom Blac:

    I remember just screaming and scraping my body, and my skin was literally falling on the floor, i remember my mom telling me that I fainted. She thought I was gone.

  2. Alastair Key:

    The diversity of tools is fantastic. In the 1920s, the site produced some of earliest handaxes ever discovered in Britain. Now, for the first time, we have found rare evidence of scraping and piercing implements at this very early age.

  3. George Gray:

    This show is about how much a can of creamed corn is. That’s what’s great about it. Because whether you are just scraping by or you’re Martha Stewart, you probably bought a can of cream corn, the Price Is Right.

  4. Kenneth Mandato:

    I think basically, scraping the surface, my study as well as the literature out there is all positive, and the stuff that I’ve read about is in very small numbers but very conclusive that this works.

  5. Darcisio Perondi:

    The government is scraping the bottom of the barrel, offering jobs in ministries and money for public works in congressional districts.

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