Double click on any word to get a popup explanation of the word and sample sentences
Dictionary | Wikipedia | Synonyms | News

Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Scraped'

Scraped Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    scraped adj
  1. having the skin scraped off; "skinned knees and scraped elbows" [syn: abraded, skinned]
  2. having surface damage [syn: scratched]
Scraped Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Scrape \Scrape\ (skr[=a]p), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Scraped; p. pr. & vb. n. Scraping.] [Icel. skrapa; akin to Sw. skrapa, Dan. skrabe, D. schrapen, schrabben, G. schrappen, and prob. to E. sharp.]
  1. To rub over the surface of (something) with a sharp or rough instrument; to rub over with something that roughens by removing portions of the surface; to grate harshly over; to abrade; to make even, or bring to a required condition or form, by moving the sharp edge of an instrument breadthwise over the surface with pressure, cutting away excesses and superfluous parts; to make smooth or clean; as, to scrape a bone with a knife; to scrape a metal plate to an even surface.
  2. To remove by rubbing or scraping (in the sense above). I will also scrape her dust from her, and make her like the top of a rock. --Ezek. xxvi. 4.
  3. To collect by, or as by, a process of scraping; to gather in small portions by laborious effort; hence, to acquire avariciously and save penuriously; -- often followed by together or up; as, to scrape money together. The prelatical party complained that, to swell a number the nonconformists did not choose, but scrape, subscribers. --Fuller.
  4. To express disapprobation of, as a play, or to silence, as a speaker, by drawing the feet back and forth upon the floor; -- usually with down. --Macaulay. To scrape acquaintance, to seek acquaintance otherwise than by an introduction. --Farquhar. He tried to scrape acquaintance with her, but failed ignominiously. --G. W. Cable.
See more meaning on Scraped...

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Scraped'

  • Get Scraped: Get Scraped | Type Album | Artist Deadmau5 | Cover Get_Scraped-Deadmau5. ... Get Scraped was the first album released by Deadmau5 in 2006. ...
  • Dynamic scraped surface heat exchanger: The dynamic scraped surface heat exchanger (DSSHE) was designed to face some problems found in other types of heat exchanger s. ...

Words and phrases related to 'Scraped'

Scraped Sample Sentences in News

Want to be famous? Add your definition to the meaning of 'Scraped'

Search for more meaning of 'Scraped' on the web