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scrape / raspado
 
scrape   [skreɪp]
A. -noun
1. (=act)   raspado (m),   raspadura (f)
(=sound)   chirrido (m)
(=mark)   arañazo (m),   rasguño (m)
·to give something a scrape
·raspar algo,   limpiar algo raspándolo
·to give one'noun knee a scrape
·rasguñarse la rodilla
2. (figurative)   lío (m),   aprieto (m)
·to get into/out of a scrape
·meterse en/salir de un lío or aprieto
·to get somebody out of a scrape
·sacar a somebody, someone de un lío or aprieto
B. -transitive verb
[+knee, elbow]   arañarse,   rasguñarse
(=clean)
[+vegetables]   raspar,   limpiar
[+walls, woodwork]   raspar
·to scrape on/along/against something
·arrastrar en/a lo largo de/contra algo
·the lorry scraped the wall
·el camiónoun rozó el muro
·to scrape one'noun boots
·limpiarse las botas
·to scrape one'noun plate clean
·dejar completamente limpio el plato
·to scrape a living
·sacar lo justo para vivir
·the ship scraped the bottom
·el barco rozó el fondo
·to scrape one'noun feet across the floor
·arrastrar los pies por el suelo
a. to scrape the bottom of the barrel   tocar fondo
C. -intransitive verb
(=make sound)   chirriar
(=rub)
·to scrape (against)
·pasar rozando
·to scrape past
·pasar rozando
·we just managed to scrape through the gap
·nos costó pasar por la abertura sin tocar las paredes
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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