Definition of scratchiti in English:

scratchiti

Line breaks: scratch|iti
Pronunciation: /skraˈtʃiːti
 
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noun

[mass noun]
Graffiti that is scratched or etched into a wall or other surface in a public place, rather than drawn or sprayed on: a Plexiglas window covered with scratchiti
More example sentences
  • Many of the subway cars are designed to be easily cleaned of graffiti (leading to a rise in scratchiti).
  • I hate scratchiti on subway windows, and graffiti on public transit in general.
  • Every window on the train was covered in scratchiti.

Origin

1990s: on the pattern of graffiti.

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