1. A frame of iron bars to hold a fire (synset 103459480)
  2. A harsh rasping sound made by scraping something (synset 107398844)
  3. A barrier that has parallel or crossed bars blocking a passage but admitting air (synset 103459651)
  1. Furnish with a grate (synset 202335579)
    "a grated fireplace"
  2. Gnaw into;
    Make resentful or angry (synset 201777746)
    "The injustice rankled her"; "his resentment festered"
  3. Reduce to small shreds or pulverize by rubbing against a rough or sharp perforated surface (synset 201576908)
    "grate carrots and onions"; "grate nutmeg"
  4. Make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together (synset 201397118)
    "grate one's teeth in anger"
  5. Scratch repeatedly (synset 201310820)
    "The cat scraped at the armchair"

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