scrape

phonetic symbol: / skréɪp / 

scrape - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ an indication of damage
mark , scar , scratch

[ noun ]
■ a deep bow with the foot drawn backwards (indicating excessive humility)
scraping

[ noun ]
■ a harsh noise made by scraping
e.g.)
・the scrape of violin bows distracted her
scraping , scratch , scratching

[ noun ]
■ an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off
abrasion , excoriation , scratch

[ verb ]
■ scratch repeatedly
e.g.)
・The cat scraped at the armchair
grate

[ verb ]
■ cut the surface of
■ wear away the surface of
scratch , scratch up

[ verb ]
■ bruise, cut, or injure the skin or the surface of
skin

[ verb ]
■ gather (money or other resources) together over time
e.g.)
・She had scraped together enough money for college
come up , scrape up , scratch

[ verb ]
■ make by scraping
e.g.)
・They scraped a letter into the stone

[ verb ]
■ bend the knees and bow in a servile manner
genuflect , kowtow

Word list en

※ You can download Most Useful English Words 15000 for free after posting your review!

To download this contents, you need to post your reviews for items about English learning.
You can download it for free after posting your reviews.

Post a review about English learning items

prev: scrapbook
next: scrape along
Images associated with 'scrape' (recommended by users)
Images associated with 'scrape'
※ Click Bingo of images associated with this word!
※ They sometimes include non-related images.