Part of speech:
(Intransitive) To break out in blisters.
To defeat soundly in a fight, contest, etc.
To strip, scratch, or rub off the skin of; flay, abrade, chafe, etc.
To beat; flail:
(Botany) To slit or soften the outer coat of (seeds) in order to speed germination.
To go or move at a very fast, often excessively fast rate.
(Sports & Games) To achieve or gain in a game or contest:
To afflict with severe or widespread suffering and devastation; ravage.
To strike or beat with the force and sound of a slap:
(Sports) To hit or propel (a ball, for instance) forcefully in a straight line.
(Card games) To defeat by winning all the tricks of a deal or a hand.
Praise is defined as to give someone approval, or to thank God.
(Informal) Cost; price:
Immoral or unjust effects:
Find another word for scathe. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for scathe, like: blister, drub, excoriate, flay, lash, rip into, scarify, scorch, score, scourge and slap.