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Definición de “scratch” en inglés

scratch

verb (CUT)    /skrætʃ/
B2 [I or T] to cut or damage a surface or your skin slightly with or on something sharp or rough : We scratched the paintwork trying to get the bed into Martha's room . Be careful not to scratch your self on the roses . A few chickens were scratching about/around (= searching with their beaks ) in the yard for grain .Cutting and stabbing B2 [T] If you scratch something on or off a surface , you add it or remove it by scratching: People have been scratching their names on this rock for years . I'm afraid I scratched some paint off the door as I was getting out of the car .Cutting and stabbing B2 [I] If an animal scratches, it rubs something with its claws (= sharp nails ): The dog's scratching at the door - he wants to be let in.Animal (non-human) behaviourScratching and rubbing B2 [I or T] to rub your skin with your nails : He was scratching (at) his mosquito bites . Hannah scratched her head thoughtfully .Scratching and rubbing
(Definition of scratch verb (CUT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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