from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Present participle of scrape.
- n. What has been removed when something has been scraped.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of scraping; the act or process of making even, or reducing to the proper form, by means of a scraper.
- n. Something scraped off; that which is separated from a substance, or is collected by scraping.
- adj. Resembling the act of, or the effect produced by, one who, or that which, scrapes.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of one who scrapes.
- n. That which is scraped off from a substance, or is collected by scraping or raking: generally used in the plural: as, the scrapings of the street; pot-scrapings.
- n. plural Savings; hard earnings; hoardings.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (usually plural) a fragment scraped off of something and collected
- n. a harsh noise made by scraping
- n. a deep bow with the foot drawn backwards (indicating excessive humility)
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