Synonyms for scraping

Synonyms for (noun) scraping

Synonyms: scrape, scraping

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

Usage: all that bowing and scraping did not impress him

Similar words: obeisance, bow, bowing

Definition: bending the head or body or knee as a sign of reverence or submission or shame or greeting

Synonyms: scrape, scraping, scratch, scratching

Definition: a harsh noise made by scraping

Usage: the scrape of violin bows distracted her

Similar words: noise

Definition: sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)

Usage: he enjoyed the street noises; they heard indistinct noises of people talking; during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels

Synonyms: scraping

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

Usage: they collected blood scrapings for analysis

Similar words: fragment

Definition: a piece broken off or cut off of something else

Usage: a fragment of rock

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