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scrapping

noun

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(Entry 1 of 3)

the getting rid of whatever is unwanted or useless
  • the scrapping of the park's last horse-drawn carriage marks the end of an era

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scrapping

verb (1)
present participle of scrap

Synonyms & Antonyms of scrapping (Entry 2 of 3)

to express different opinions about something often angrily
  • the young couple often scrapped about money and their very disparate spending habits

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scrapping

verb (2)
present participle of scrap

Synonyms & Antonyms of scrapping (Entry 3 of 3)

2 to put an end to (something planned or previously agreed to)
  • we scrapped our plans to go to Paris, and set out the next day for Prague

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“Scrapping.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scrapping. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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