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  • 1 scratch out — index censor, deface, delete, destroy (efface), expunge, obliterate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

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  • 2 scratch out — verb strike or cancel by or as if by rubbing or crossing out scratch out my name on that list • Syn: ↑cut out • Hypernyms: ↑erase, ↑rub out, ↑score out, ↑efface, ↑wipe off …

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  • 3 scratch out — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms scratch out : present tense I/you/we/they scratch out he/she/it scratches out present participle scratching out past tense scratched out past participle scratched out to remove a word from a sentence or… …

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  • 4 scratch out — verb a) To remove something by scratching. b) To remove something which was written, by erasing or by putting a mark through it …

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  • 5 Scratch — Scratch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scratched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scratching}.] [OE. cracchen (perhaps influenced by OE. scratten to scratch); cf. OHG. chrazz[=o]n, G. kratzen, OD. kratsen, kretsen, D. krassen, Sw. kratsa to scrape, kratta to rake, to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 scratch a living — phrase to manage to earn only just enough money to live The farmer somehow managed to scratch a living from the arid land. Thesaurus: to earn or to get moneysynonym to have just enough moneysynonym Main entry: scratch * * * scratch a li …

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  • 7 scratch — scratch1 [skrætʃ] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(rub your skin)¦ 2¦(cut somebody s skin)¦ 3¦(make a mark)¦ 4¦(animals)¦ 5¦(remove something)¦ 6¦(remove writing)¦ 7¦(make a noise)¦ 8 scratch the surface 9 scratch your head 10¦(stop something happening)¦ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 scratch — scratchable, adj. scratchably, adv. scratcher, n. scratchless, adj. scratchlike, adj. /skrach/, v.t. 1. to break, mar, or mark the surface of by rubbing, scraping, or tearing with something sharp or rough: to scratch one s hand on a nail. 2. to… …

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  • 9 scratch — Synonyms and related words: ablation, abort, abrade, abrasion, abrasive, adequate, anamorphosis, attrition, autolithograph, bad likeness, barbouillage, bark, barley, be a printmaker, belch, bezel, bird seed, birthmark, blackhead, blare, blat,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 10 scratch — scratch1 [ skrætʃ ] verb * ▸ 1 rub with your nails ▸ 2 damage surface ▸ 3 produce noise ▸ 4 remove someone/something ▸ 5 decide not to do something ▸ 6 write something quickly ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) intransitive or transitive to pull your nails along… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 scratch — I UK [skrætʃ] / US verb Word forms scratch : present tense I/you/we/they scratch he/she/it scratches present participle scratching past tense scratched past participle scratched * 1) [intransitive/transitive] to pull your nails along your skin,… …

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  • 12 scratch — I. verb Etymology: Middle English scracchen, probably blend of scratten to scratch and cracchen to scratch Date: 15th century transitive verb 1. to scrape or dig with the claws or nails 2. to rub and tear or mark the surface of with something… …

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  • 13 scratch up — verb cut the surface of; wear away the surface of • Syn: ↑scratch, ↑scrape • See Also: ↑scratch out (for: ↑scratch) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 14 scratch division — noun : an old method of division in which the partial products are not set down at all but only the remainders so that it is necessary to scratch out each figure of the dividend from which subtraction is made and place the remainder each time… …

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  • 15 Scratch and Grounder — are a pair of fictional Badnik robots created by Dr. Robotnik as adversaries of Sonic the Hedgehog in the animated series Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog . They form the greater part of Robotnik s Super Special Sonic Search and Smash Squad… …

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  • 16 scratch card — UK US noun [countable] [singular scratch card plural scratch cards] a small card with a substance on its surface that you scratch off to find out whether you have won a prize Thesaurus: gambling games and places where gambling takes place …

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  • 17 Scratch Video — was a British video art movement that emerged in the early mid 1980s. It was characterised by the use of found footage, fast cutting and multi layered rhythms. It is significant in that, as a form of outsider art, it challenged many of the… …

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  • 18 Scratch Acid — en concert en 2006 Scratch Acid est un groupe de rock fondé à Austin, Texas, en 1982[1]. Il est formé de Brett Bradford à la guitare et au chant, David Wm. Sims à la basse, Rey Was …

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  • 19 Scratch and sniff — technology generally refers to stationery that has been treated with a microfragrance coating. When scratched, the coating releases an odor that is normally related to an image being displayed under the coating. The technology has been used on a… …

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  • 20 Scratch Or Stitch — Album par Melt Banana Sortie Novembre 1995 (CD) Mai 1996 (réédition en CD/LP) Enregistrement Juillet août 1995 Durée 31:13 Genre(s) Noise rock …

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