G-rated 1 of 2

grated

2 of 2

verb

past tense of grate
1
2
as in scratched
to pass roughly and noisily over or against a surface the sled grated along the bare pavement

Synonyms & Similar Words

Antonyms & Near Antonyms

3
as in gritted
to press or strike against or together so as to make a scraping sound he grated the pieces of metal together

Synonyms & Similar Words

Thesaurus Entries Near G-rated

Cite this Entry

“G-rated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/G-rated. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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