English dictionary definition of:



  • an indication of damage
  • (golf) a handicap of zero strokes
  • poor handwriting
  • a harsh noise made by scraping
  • dry mash for poultry
  • a line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game
  • a competitor who has withdrawn from competition
  • informal terms for money
  • a depression scratched or carved into a surface
  • an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off


  • cause friction
  • cut the surface of; wear away the surface of
  • carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface
  • gather (money or other resources) together over time
  • remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line
  • scrape or rub as if to relieve itching
  • postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled


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Scrabble score for scratch

Scrabble score = 14

generated at 03:43:41 on 18-01-20

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