scratch

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Pronunciation[change]

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Noun[change]

Singular
scratch

Plural
scratches

  1. (countable) A scratch is a mark made by a sharp object against another object.
    I found a scratch on my car, so I had to get paint to cover it.

Verb[change]

Plain form
scratch

Third-person singular
scratches

Past tense
scratched

Past participle
scratched

Present participle
scratching

  1. (transitive & intransitive) An act of using a sharp object to make a mark on another object.
    I scratched my back as it felt very itchy.