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English definition of “scrape”


verb [I/T]    /skreɪp/
to remove something by rubbing something rough or sharp against it, or to rub part of your body against something rough that tears away or injures your skin : [T] Jackie scraped her knee on the wall as she was climbing over it. [T] Sheila scraped the snow off the windshield of her car . [I] The metal gate scraped along the ground when I opened it.
(Definition of scrape verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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