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SCRATCH





Definition:

  1. [noun] an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off
    Synonyms: abrasion, scrape, excoriation

  2. [noun] a depression scratched or carved into a surface
    Synonyms: incision, prick, slit, dent

  3. [noun] informal terms for money
    Synonyms: boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, loot, moolah, pelf, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum

  4. [noun] dry mash for poultry
    Synonyms: chicken feed

  5. [noun] a harsh noise made by scraping; "the scrape of violin bows distracted her"
    Synonyms: scrape, scraping, ing

  6. [noun] poor handwriting
    Synonyms: scribble, scrawl, cacography

  7. [noun] an indication of damage
    Synonyms: scrape, scar, mark

  8. [verb] cause friction; "my sweater scratches"
    Synonyms: rub, fray, fret, chafe

  9. [verb] cut the surface of; wear away the surface of
    Synonyms: scrape, up

  10. [verb] scrape or rub as if to relieve itching; "Don't scratch your insect bites!"
    Synonyms: rub, itch

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