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graze

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of graze

  1. to feed on grass or herbs <cows grazing in the meadow> Synonyms browse, forage, pasture, rustle Related Words eat, feed, nibble; range, stock; overgraze


graze

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of graze

  1. 1 to damage by rubbing against a sharp or rough surface <I grazed my elbow diving for the ball> Synonyms abrade, graze, scratch, scuffRelated Words bark, skin; chafe, fret, gall; claw, cut, lacerate; bruise, contuseNear Antonyms polish, smooth, soften, wax

  2. 2 to pass lightly across or touch gently especially in passing <the volleyball just grazed my face, so I'm okay> Synonyms graze, kiss, nudge, shave, skimRelated Words bump, contact, scrape, sideswipe, strike, sweep, swipe, touch; bounce, carom, glance, rebound, ricochet, skip; caress, cuddle, fondle, love, pat, pet, stroke; miss, skirtNear Antonyms bang, bash, bump, clash, collide, crash, hit, impact, impinge, knock, punch, ram, slam, slap, smack, smash, swipe, thud, thwack, whack


graze

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of graze

  1. an area of skin roughened or worn away by harsh rubbing against another surface <a stumble that resulted in nothing more serious than a graze on the knee> Synonyms bruise, abrasion, scrapeRelated Words bedsore, gall


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