from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which rasps; a cutting scraper.
  • noun In hunting, a difficult fence.
  • noun A contrivance for taking fish, consisting of several bare hooks fastened back to back, to be jerked through the water with a line; a pull-devil.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who, or that which, rasps; a scraper.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who, or thing that rasps (scrapes)


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