Translation of scrape in French:


Pronunciation: /skreɪp/



  • 2 érafler [car, paintwork, furniture] to scrape one's knees s'écorcher les genoux


  • to scrape against sth (rub) frotter contre qch (scratch) érafler qch

Phrasal verbs

scrape by

(financially) s'en sortir à peine; (in situation) s'en tirer de justesse

scrape in

(to university, class) entrer de justesse

scrape out

scrape out [sth]scrape [sth] out nettoyer [qch] en grattant [saucepan]

scrape through

scrape through s'en tirer de justesse
scrape through [sth] réussir de justesse à [exam, test]

Definition of scrape in:

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