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scrap1

scrap1

 
pronunciation:
skraep
parts of speech:
noun, adjective, verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a small bit, such as a piece left over or thrown away.
I picked up a scrap of paper.They tossed scraps of bread to the ducks.
synonyms:
shred
similar words:
bit, fragment, leftover
definition 2: a collection of materials that have been thrown away but might be used again.
We took metal scrap to the recycling center.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: having to do with scrap or scraps.
Do you have a piece of scrap paper I can use?
similar words:
salvageable
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: scrapped, scrapping, scraps
definition: to throw away because useless or without value.
He scrapped the old computer that did not work anymore.
synonyms:
jettison, junk
antonyms:
keep, preserve
similar words:
abandon, chuck, discard, drop, reject