noun 1. a person or thing that scrapes. 2. any of various tools or utensils for scraping.
[skrey-per-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈskreɪ pərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/ noun 1. scratchboard. scraperboard /ˈskreɪpəˌbɔːd/ noun 1. thin card covered with a layer of white china clay and a black top layer of Indian ink, which can be scraped away with a special tool to leave a white line 2. a picture or design produced in this way
- Scrape the bottom of the barrel
scrape the bottom of the barrel
- Scrape through
verb (adverb) 1. (intransitive) to manage or survive with difficulty 2. to succeed in with difficulty or by a narrow margin: he scraped through by one mark