scratch pad

noun

Definition of scratch pad

: a pad of scratch paper

First Known Use of scratch pad

1895, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about scratch pad

Statistics for scratch pad

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for scratch pad

The first known use of scratch pad was in 1895

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for scratch pad

scratch pad

noun

English Language Learners Definition of scratch pad

US : a small book of blank paper that is used for writing notes, brief messages, etc.

More from Merriam-Webster on scratch pad

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with scratch pad

Comments on scratch pad

What made you want to look up scratch pad? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to make a payment or contribution

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time traveler quiz which word came first
  • Which came first?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!