scrape sth/sb together/up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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scrape sth/sb together/up

phrasal verb with scrape uk   us   /skreɪp/ verb
to ​manage with ​greatdifficulty to ​collect enough of something, ​especiallymoney, or to ​find the things or ​people that you need: I ​finallyscraped together enough ​money for a ​flighthome. Do you ​think we can ​scrape up a ​team for ​Saturday?
(Definition of scrape sth/sb together/up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 勉强凑足(尤指金钱), 艰难找到…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勉強湊足(尤指金錢), 歷經艱難才找到…
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