1. An abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off (synset 114310051)
  2. A depression scratched or carved into a surface (synset 113927849)
  3. Informal terms for money (synset 113406389)
  4. A competitor who has withdrawn from competition (synset 110583038)
  5. A line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game (synset 108671448)
  6. Dry mash for poultry (synset 107821365)
  7. A harsh noise made by scraping (synset 107407582)
    "the scrape of violin bows distracted her"
  8. Poor handwriting (synset 106415790)
  9. (golf) a handicap of zero strokes (synset 105170928)
    "a golfer who plays at scratch should be able to achieve par on a course"
  10. An indication of damage (synset 104701248)
  1. Cause friction (synset 201253472)
    "my sweater scratches"
  2. Cut the surface of;
    Wear away the surface of (synset 201311803)
  3. Scrape or rub as if to relieve itching (synset 202124339)
    "Don't scratch your insect bites!"
  4. Postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled (synset 202483178)
    "Call off the engagement"; "cancel the dinner party"; "we had to scrub our vacation plans"; "scratch that meeting--the chair is ill"
  5. Remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line (synset 201552202)
    "Please strike this remark from the record"; "scratch that remark"
  6. Gather (money or other resources) together over time (synset 201387406)
    "She had scraped together enough money for college"; "they scratched a meager living"
  7. Carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface (synset 201324555)
    "engrave a pen"; "engraved the trophy cup with the winner's name"; "the lovers scratched their names into the bark of the tree"

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