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grate

Synonyms of grate in English:

verb

  • 1 she grated the cheese
    shred, pulverize, mince, grind, granulate, crush, crumble
  • 2 her bones grated together
    grind, rub, rasp, scrape, jar, grit, creak
  • 3 the tune is beginning to grate
    irritate, set someone's teeth on edge, jar;
    annoy, nettle, chafe, fret
    informal aggravate, get on someone's nerves, get under someone's skin, get someone's goat
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