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Synonyms for scratch

rub

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scratch about or round

Synonyms

  • search (about or around)
  • hunt (about or around)
  • scrabble (about or around)
  • rummage (about or around)
  • forage (about or around)
  • fossick (about or around)
  • root about or around
  • ferret about or around
  • cast about or around
  • poke about or around
  • nose about or around

Synonyms for scratch

to bring or come into abrasive contact, often with a harsh grating sound

to remove or invalidate by or as if by running a line through or wiping clean

to decide not to go ahead with (something previously arranged)

an incision, a notch, or a slight cut made with or as if with a knife

something, such as coins or printed bills, used as a medium of exchange

Synonyms for scratch

an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off

a depression scratched or carved into a surface

a competitor who has withdrawn from competition

a line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game

dry mash for poultry

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a harsh noise made by scraping

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(golf) a handicap of zero strokes

an indication of damage

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cause friction

cut the surface of

scrape or rub as if to relieve itching

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postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled

remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line

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gather (money or other resources) together over time

carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface

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To obtain guidance for designing the polymers with good scratch resistance property, extensive works have been performed to find the relationship between the scratch behavior of polymers and their mechanical properties [29-33].
The iGloss technology not only repairs minor scratches, it also offers increased scratch and weathering resistance.
According to the public information provided by China Ministry of Finance, sales of instant scratch lottery in 2016 amounted to RMB28.
Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen is a portfolio company of L Catterton and Oak investment Partners.
Customers can simply purchase, scratch, reveal the activation code, and follow the instructions on the card to enjoy their data boost to access the Internet, download apps, stream movies, and more.
Try a little bit of Christmas," Mr Scratch is urged.
UV-curing technology has three main advantages (28): (i) performance (high scratch and chemical resistance), (ii) greenability (VOCs and waste reduction), (29) and (iii) productivity (fast polymerization at room temperature).
Sony Professional Solutions MEA FZ LLC is offering a free licence of Assimilate's award-winning Scratch Lab Advanced Dailies software to customers who purchase any Sony CineAlta camera: PMW-F5 or PMW-F55 or F65
One of the best starting points for this is Scratch, a project from Boston's Massachusetts Institute of Technology (www.
Some people put toothpaste over the scratch, let it harden, then rub off.
A scratch is a mark or injury (usually tearing or cutting) produced by the movement of a sharp or jagged object across a surface.
The Eagles edged home in the scratch section 8-4 but could only halve the handicap section 6-6.
Scratch allows you to import sound or image files with just a couple clicks.