Die Übersetzung von "scratch" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /skrӕtʃ/

to mark or hurt by drawing a sharp point across

The cat scratched my hand
How did you scratch your leg?
I scratched myself on a rose bush.

to rub to relieve itching

(se) gratter
You should try not to scratch insect bites.

to make by scratching

He scratched his name on the rock with a sharp stone.

to remove by scratching

She threatened to scratch his eyes out.

to withdraw from a game, race etc

That horse has been scratched.
scratchy adjective

scratchiness noun

scratch the surface

to deal too slightly with a subject

effleurer (un sujet)
We started to discuss the matter, but only had time to scratch the surface.
start from scratch

to start (an activity etc) from nothing, from the very beginning, or without preparation

partir de zéro
He now has a very successful business but he started from scratch.
up to scratch

at or to the required or satisfactory standard

à la hauteur
Your work does not come up to scratch.

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