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graze 1

verb

  • a group of deer grazed
    feed, eat, crop, browse, ruminate, pasture, nibble, take nourishment
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    graze 2

    verb

  • 1 he grazed his knuckles on the corner of the fuse box
    scrape, abrade, skin, scratch, chafe, bark, scuff, rasp, break the skin of, cut, nick, snick;
    Medicine excoriate
  • 2 his shot grazed the far post
    touch, touch lightly, brush, brush against, rub lightly, shave, skim, kiss, caress, sweep, scrape, glance off, clip
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  • cuts and grazes on the skin
    scratch, scrape, abrasion, cut, injury, sore;
    Medicine trauma, traumatism
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