SCRAPE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Scrape Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To express disapprobation of, as a play, or to silence, as a speaker, by drawing the feet back and forth upon the floor; -- usually with down.
  2. (v. i.) To occupy ones self with getting laboriously; as, he scraped and saved until he became rich.
  3. (v. i.) To rub over the surface of anything with something which roughens or removes it, or which smooths or cleans it; to rub harshly and noisily along.
  4. (n.) A drawing back of the right foot when bowing; also, a bow made with that accompaniment.
  5. (v. i.) To play awkwardly and inharmoniously on a violin or like instrument.
  6. (v. t.) To remove by rubbing or scraping (in the sense above).
  7. (v. i.) To draw back the right foot along the ground or floor when making a bow.
  8. (n.) The act of scraping; also, the effect of scraping, as a scratch, or a harsh sound; as, a noisy scrape on the floor; a scrape of a pen.
  9. (v. t.) To collect by, or as by, a process of scraping; to gather in small portions by laborious effort; hence, to acquire avariciously and save penuriously; -- often followed by together or up; as, to scrape money together.
  10. (v. t.) To rub over the surface of (something) with a sharp or rough instrument; to rub over with something that roughens by removing portions of the surface; to grate harshly over; to abrade; to make even, or bring to a required condition or form, by moving the sharp edge of an instrument breadthwise over the surface with pressure, cutting away excesses and superfluous parts; to make smooth or clean; as, to scrape a bone with a knife; to scrape a metal plate to an even surface.
  11. (n.) A disagreeable and embarrassing predicament out of which one can not get without undergoing, as it were, a painful rubbing or scraping; a perplexity; a difficulty.


Synonyms:
Abrade, Abrasion, Excoriation, Genuflect, Grate, Kowtow, Mark, Scar, Scraping, Scratch, Scratching, Skin, Stub,

• Scraper Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who acquires avariciously and saves penuriously.
  2. (n.) An instrument drawn by oxen or horses, used for scraping up earth in making or repairing roads, digging cellars, canals etc.
  3. (n.) One who scrapes.
  4. (n.) An instrument by which the soles of shoes are cleaned from mud and the like, by drawing them across it.
  5. (n.) One who plays awkwardly on a violin.
  6. (n.) An instrument with which anything is scraped.
  7. (n.) In the printing press, a board, or blade, the edge of which is made to rub over the tympan sheet and thus produce the impression.
  8. (n.) An instrument having two or three sharp sides or edges, for cleaning the planks, masts, or decks of a ship.


• Scraped Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Scrape


Synonyms:
Abraded, Scratched, Skinned,

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