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grate

Synonyms of grate in English:

verb

  • 1 she started to grate the cheese
    shred, rub into pieces, pulverize, mince, grind, granulate, crush, crumble, mash, smash, fragment, macerate
    technical triturate
  • 2 he gripped her so hard that her bones grated together
    rasp, scrape, jar, scratch, grind, rub, drag, grit;
    squeak, screech, creak
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