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English definition of “scrape”

scrape

verb [I or T, usually + adv/prep] (RUB)    /skreɪp/
to (cause to) rub against a surface so that slight damage or an unpleasant noise is produced: Jackie fell over and scraped her knee (on the pavement). I was woken up by the noise of branches scraping against my bedroom window.Scratching and rubbing
(Definition of scrape verb (RUB) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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