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scraping

verb , present participle of scrape

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1 to pass roughly and noisily over or against a surface
  • the rusty old gate scrapes against the pavement whenever anyone opens it
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2 to damage by rubbing against a sharp or rough surface
  • she scraped her knee when she fell down
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3 to press or strike against or together so as to make a scraping sound
  • she scraped her fingernails across the chalkboard to get everyone's attention
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