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scrap1

scrap1

 
pronunciation:
skraep
parts of speech:
noun, adjective, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a small bit or fragment, esp. a leftover or discarded piece.
a scrap of fabricThey tossed scraps of bread to the ducks.
synonyms:
remnant, shred
similar words:
bit, crumb, fragment, leftover
definition 2: an accumulation of discarded materials, esp. of metal, that might be salvaged or reprocessed.
similar words:
salvage
definition 3: a fragment of writing such as poetry.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, pertaining to, or consisting of scrap or scraps.
a scrap pilescrap metal
similar words:
salvageable
definition 2: leftover or discarded.
synonyms:
discarded, leftover
similar words:
extra, junked, refuse, remnant, residual, surplus
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: scrapped, scrapping, scraps
definition: to discard as worthless or useless.
synonyms:
jettison, junk
antonyms:
keep, preserve
similar words:
abandon, chuck, deep-six, discard, drop, reject, scuttle, throw away