Definitions for scraping

Definitions for (noun) scraping

Main entry: scrape, scraping

Definition: a deep bow with the foot drawn backwards (indicating excessive humility)

Usage: all that bowing and scraping did not impress him

Main entry: scrape, scraping, scratch, scratching

Definition: a harsh noise made by scraping

Usage: the scrape of violin bows distracted her

Main entry: scraping

Definition: (usually plural) a fragment scraped off of something and collected

Usage: they collected blood scrapings for analysis

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