scour sth out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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scour sth out

phrasal verb with scour uk   /skaʊər/  us   /skaʊ.ɚ/ verb [T]
to make a ​hole by a ​movement that is ​repeatedcontinuously over a ​longperiod of ​time: The fast-moving ​water had ​scoured out a ​channel in the ​rock.
(Definition of scour sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “scour sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 冲刷出, 磨出…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沖刷出, 磨出…
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