She shot a glance at Bordeaux, who had stopped scraping on a plate.
Scraping the left-overs into a bowl, she ran water to wash the dishes.
She heard the sound of a weapon scraping a scabbard behind her and turned.
Cynthia was scraping sugar off her knees when he told her about the phone call.
The scraping of leather against leather, the hollow clatter of stone and shale, the rustle of whatever creature settled behind her.
You may be accustomed to scraping by in some third world country, but this is our country.
The beating of the rotators died, replaced by creaking and scraping of metal.
He loved animals, but he spent his entire life scraping to make ends meet.
The sound of a key scraping against the door drew Jenn's attention outward again, and she moved to the side of the door, flattening her back against it.
The scraping ceased, and her quickened breathing reached his ears.
A sob escaped her, and she fell, oblivious to the bramble scraping her arms and neck.
In the house, she removed her camping cookware from the cabinet and started scraping together some semblance of a meal.
This consists in selecting a spot of virgin soil, clearing it of forest and jungle by burning, and scraping the surface with the rudest agricultural implements.
The inner surface of their cup-shaped mouth is armed with pointed teeth, with which they perforate the integuments of the fish attacked, scraping off particles of the flesh and sucking the blood.
Two others are smoothing the surface of a statue with scraping tools, formed like a strigil.
Before technology and prosperity, virtually everyone spent long hard days scraping together enough calories for themselves and their family to survive.
Their chairs made a scraping noise as the gentlemen who had conferred rose with apparent relief, and began walking up and down, arm in arm, to stretch their legs and converse in couples.