How to use Scrape in a sentence
She did several dishes and then heard a chair scrape the floor behind her.
This is a nice scrape you've got me into, isn't it?
Her skin grew so sensitive, the scrape of sand and heat of his hands were almost orgasmic.
Finally, she felt rocks scrape one leg, and Lana lifted her head.
She heard herself scrape against the wall as she fell and was out before she hit the floor.Advertisement
The two lowered their weapons in response, and she sheathed her knives with a glance at the blood bubbling on the scrape on her arm.
It's just a scrape.
Maybe you'd like me to hike out to the highway and scrape up some road kill for supper.
A scrape is a shallow hollow which is seasonally wet.
Reaching the wall, Deidre ignored the scrape of concrete against her hands and knees as she clambered on top.Advertisement
As for most penitents, all they cared for was to scrape through by the skin of their teeth.
In some places, within my own remembrance, the pines would scrape both sides of a chaise at once, and women and children who were compelled to go this way to Lincoln alone and on foot did it with fear, and often ran a good part of the distance.
With a clatter and scrape, the rocking chair turned on its side and skid several feet across the porch.
I visit the dental hygienist every six months for a scrape and a prod.
Scrape / remove dung from channel at least once daily.Advertisement
Gone are the 'paint scrape ' days when decisions were based on the conclusions reached by wielding a blunt penknife.
Using a rubber spatula, scrape the bottom of the pan to release the cooked on bits.
When the wax has cooled, use your sharp scraper to scrape away the excess wax.
A.horizontal shaft runs length-ways through the trough, and is provided with stirring blades, arranged in such a manner that they constantly scrape the bottom, so that the salts cannot burn fast upon it, and are at the same time moved forward towards one of the ends of the trough where they are automatically removed by means of a chain of buckets.
If you encounter stubborn and resistant snow, ask a friend to scrape off your boot with his or her ski pole.Advertisement
Scrape off any excess frosting, and keep working until the cake is completely covered.
This will let you scrape up the used icing and reload it into the bag, saving icing.
Greenies Dental Chews are chlorophyll-laced dog biscuits designed to scrape tartar away from your dog's teeth, eliminate bad breath, and reduce your pet's chances of developing canine gum disease.
Holding the floor scraper at a 45-degree angle to the tile, insert it under the edge and begin to scrape by pushing forward on the scraper.
Scrape in small amounts, occasionally pushing the handle upright to pull the tile up from the floor.Advertisement
Every time you pour chocolate into your mold, you should scrape the top of the mold off to make sure the top is clean.
Hold the iron about 1/2-inch above them to soften them, and then scrape them up with the utility knife.
You can also choose to scrape first and then spray the solution as mentioned in the method introduction.
Make sure that you scrape or sand the surface to be painted, make sure the surface is free from loose or peeling paint and is dry, cured and ready to receive the paint.
If you crash or scrape walls or if you change cars in your Garage you'll lose Kudos.Advertisement
Make sure you know the tracks well and don't scrape walls.
Then, when required, you can easily scrape off the wax from the tip and light the match.
Any higher and you could hurt yourself falling out of it; much lower and your body may scrape the dirt.
Impetigo tends to develop in areas of the skin that have already been damaged through some other mechanism (a cut or scrape, burn, insect bite, or vesicle from chickenpox).
They range from a simple bruise or scrape to having the fingertip taken off.Advertisement
The bacteria that cause tetanus enter the body through a scrape, cut, or wound, in about 70 percent of cases.
Physicians may also choose to burn the wart with liquid nitrogen or numb the skin and then scrape off the wart.
It is important to treat the nosebleed matter-of-factly as any parent would handle any other childhood scrape or wound.
The doctor may scrape off a small piece of affected skin for microscopic examination or direct the person to discontinue use of any potential irritant that has recently come into contact with the affected area.
Using your scraper, scrape the excess chocolate off the top of the mold.Advertisement
Wash your hands before working with the scrape.
Viking brand stand mixers feature a unique planetary mixing action that effectively reduces the need to constantly scrape the sides of the bowl.
Don't try to scrape the candle out of the mold with a knife, since you'll leave unsightly impressions in the wax.
Just be sure to scrape off any hardened wax chunks first.
Care free to a fault, you probably find yourself in a bit of a scrape from time to time.Advertisement
The down payment you offer should be as much as you can scrape together without jeopardizing other household expenses.
For solid stains, such as mud, you should scrape it off with a butter knife before you attempt to clean the stain.
Take some duct tape to cover up the razor blade and scrape ashes off of the glass or metal.
Scrape off the dried mixture and check the stain.
For stubborn build-up, you may need to apply vinegar, a thick paste made from baking soda and water, or a commercial rust removal product to loosen the rust enough to allow you to scrub or scrape it away.Advertisement
You should be able to scrape it off in the morning with a wooden cooking utensil and rinse off the stain easily.
The simplest method of cleaning is to use a long-handled wire scrub brush to scrape off any particles of food to still clinging to the grill.
Scrape the paint off with a palette knife, scrub away the residue with a solvent, and then start over.
This soda ash can be drying to the skin, so you should scrape it off before using the soap.
Remove the squash from its dish and scrape out the spaghetti-like strands into a bowl.
Scrape up every bit of that heavenly chocolate and set it aside in a medium-sized, heat-proof bowl.
In addition, they are less likely to file claims for relatively minor incidents such as a bump or scrape on their car.
It is important follow steps for scrape wound treatment to prevent infection.
Some people use cotton balls to clean scrapes, but fibers from the cotton can stick on the scrape's surface.
Therefore, you should try to use a cloth or a paper towel for cleaning the scrape.
Dirty bandages are more likely to stick to the scrape.
Continue to keep the scrape clean when you change the dressing.
It may be necessary to put gloves on the hands of young children at night to prevent them from scratching or rubbing the scrape.
Cut and scrape wound treaments may sting a little but are necesary for fast healing.
Probably another greenhorn Pete had to pull out of a scrape.
Their chief importance, however, is that in Lapland and other northern countries they supply the winter food of the reindeer and other animals, who scrape away the snow and eagerly feed upon them.
Collier (afterwards Lord Monkswell, q.v.), the Ewelme rectory case,' the significant Odo Russell (Lord Ampthill) episode (to help the government out of a scrape the ambassador was accused of exceeding his instructions) - told yet more.
There is a woman who would scrape this life from my body if I don't tarry much longer.
Score down line 5 and then line 2. Fold and scrape the spine to form a sharp crease.
Of note from the 14th was a Long eared owl perched by the scrape.
We were shown a sea trout redd or scrape in the gravel stream bed.
Using a metal spoon, scrape away the crumbs to leave a smooth surface.
Dominican traders with makeshift market stalls try to scrape a living by selling goods on the border.
There were a few more whitethroats around and several Dunlin at the scrape.
The shaking & rustling of the paper along with the scrape of metal on ice kept its own rhythm within the music.
The vast majority spend every waking hour trying to scrape a living, just to survive.
They would scrape the mud from the body revealing what was left of its skin.
I hope we scrape through into the World Cup next weekend, through individual brilliance.
Carefully scrape out the tiny black seeds with the tip of a sharp knife.
Using a squeegee or similar, scrape the maximum amount of debris out into containers for disposal.
Poor wash results Always scrape food remains off plates, utensils etc prior to placing in your dishwasher.
The LNR contains a lake and a wader scrape which was cut a few years back using money from landfill tax grants.
There were a few more Whitethroats around and several Dunlin at the scrape.
Also, you'll be more likely to get metal in your food as you could accidentally scrape the bottom of the pots or pans with utensils while you cook.
Does the head of the club scrape the ground?
Simply use a wire brush to scrape any paint flakes and followed by a commercial rust remover.
Using a spatula or scraper, scrape the olive oil coated basil leaves out of the bowl and into the ice cube tray or measured freezer container.
This may require you to scrape off old paint, fill in holes with caulk and/or sand the surface.
These can be used in their original state, or you can scrape the bark off and add a glossy sealant for a more finished look.
Simply overfill your measuring cup or spoon and use the dull side of a butter knife to scrape off the extra and make it level.
You will need to scrape off the ice before you wax your skis.
For example, if you have textured ceilings (also called popcorn ceilings) you will need to scrape off the texture where the easy to install crown molding will go.
This feature is helpful in a wooded setting where tree branches can scrape against the exterior.
Use the trowel to scrape off the excess joint compound, ensuring it is level with the existing wall.
If you're lucky, the adhesive will scrape off relatively easily.
Scrape forward to pry the tile from the floor.
It was just too far away or you couldn't scrape up the clams?
Bring your molds into the store with you and make sure the blade of the paint scraper is wide enough to scrape off the chocolate from the top of your mold.
Be sure to scrape the molds over the Bain Marie and reuse the chocolate.
Slice the vanilla bean lengthwise and scrape the seeds out.
Scrape the gills completely off the flesh of the mushroom and discard the scraped gills.
Pour stock into the hot pan, making sure to scrape all of the browned bits from the pan with a wooden spoon.
You can fully submerge the unit in water, but what makes clean up a real snap with this griddle is that there is no lip around the edge so you can simply scrape off grease or other solids easily.
The units are sold with a plastic spatula to scrape off any food, so make sure to make use of this.
To clean the grill, scrape the plates with the plastic scraper provided with the product.
You never know when an accident will occur and scrape wound treatment may help wounds from minor accidents to heal faster.
It is commercially known as " scrape," and is similar to the French " galipot " or " barras."
The royal pupils spent their lesson hours, as Nicholas afterwards confessed, " partly in dreaming, partly in drawing all sorts of nonsense," in the end " cramming " just enough to scrape through their examinations without discredit.
At last, our opening was large enough for Molly O'Malley to scrape and squeeze he way up, standing precariously on my aching shoulders!
You crawl along with a delicate scrape, Like the breaking of stale bread.
Fish examination A skin scrape of two fish showed very high levels of white spot; indeed the slide was alive with them.
Pieces of paper punctured with small holes are placed over the trays in which the hatching goes on; and the worms, immediately they burst their shell, creep through these openings to the light, and thereby scrape off any fragments of shell which, adhering to the skin, would kill them by constriction.
Then he uses the flattened end of the dipper to scrape away any little residue there may be left around the orifice, and proceeds to prepare another pipe.
When, in the last decade of the 19th century, works of thorough architectural investigation and repair were undertaken in that building under the superintendence of Professor Luca Beltrami, a devoted foreign student, Dr Paul Muller-Walde, obtained leave to scrape for traces of Leonardo's handiwork beneath the replastered and whitewashed walls and ceilings of chambers that might be identified with these.
The salt-springs attracted the first permanent settlers to the site of Lincoln in 1856, and settlers and freighters came long distances to reduce the brine or to scrape up the dry-weather surface deposits.
Limpets scrape out a living by rasping almost invisible algae off bare looking rock.
If you folks are committed to playing in this sand box, I'll do what I can to scrape out the cat poop but don't expect encouragement from me.