Die Übersetzung von "scrape" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /skreip/

to rub against something sharp or rough, usually causing damage

He drove too close to the wall and scraped his car.

to clean, clear or remove by rubbing with something sharp

He scraped his boots clean
He scraped the paint off the door.

to make a harsh noise by rubbing

traîner des pieds, grincer
Stop scraping your feet!

to move along something while just touching it

The boat scraped against the landing-stage.

to make by scraping

faire en grattant
The dog scraped a hole in the sand.
scraper noun

a tool or instrument for scraping, especially one for scraping paint and wallpaper off walls etc.

scrape the bottom of the barrel

to (be obliged to) use the least useful, efficient, person or thing available

racler les fonds de tiroir
We’re short of players for the game but including John would really be scraping the bottom of the barrel.
scrape through

to only just avoid failing

passer de justesse
He scraped through his exams.
scrape together/up

to manage (with difficulty) to find (enough)

réunir (à grand-peine)
I’ll try to scrape a team together for tomorrow’s game.

(Die Übersetzung von "scrape" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)