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scrape British & World English

Drag or pull a hard or sharp implement across (a surface or object) so as to remove dirt or other matter

scrape English Thesaurus

the men only had to scrape the ship and overhaul her rigging

bow and scrape British & World English

Behave in an obsequious way to someone in authority

rake and scrape British & World English

Be extremely thrifty; scrimp and save

scrape the barrel British & World English

Be reduced to using things or people of the poorest quality because there is nothing else available

scrape by/along in scrape British & World English

Manage to live with difficulty

scrape acquaintance with British & World English

Contrive to get to know

scrape something together/up in scrape British & World English

Collect or accumulate something with difficulty

pinch British & World English

Live in a frugal way

scrape something back in scrape British & World English

Draw one’s hair tightly back off the forehead

bow and scrape in bow2 British & World English

Behave in an obsequious way to someone in authority

rake and scrape in rake1 British & World English

Be extremely thrifty; scrimp and save

scrape by in scrape English Thesaurus

students have to scrape by on an inadequate grant

scrape the barrel in scrape British & World English

Be reduced to using things or people of the poorest quality because there is nothing else available

scrape through in scrape English Thesaurus

he managed to scrape through the exam

scrape the barrel or the bottom of the barrel in scrape British & World English

Be reduced to using things or people of the poorest quality because there is nothing else available

scrape something together in scrape English Thesaurus

we scraped together enough coins to buy some tea


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