(Botany) A mark indicating a former attachment, as of a leaf to a stem.
(Informal) A spot advertisement or announcement
(Informal) A difficult or restrictive situation; jam
A distressing or difficult happening or situation
Plight is a bad or unfortunate situation.
(Informal) A difficult situation; predicament
A gap, usually the valence band of an insulator or semiconductor, that would normally be filled with one electron. If an electron accelerated by a voltage moves into a gap, it leaves a gap behind it, and in this way the hole itself appears to move through the substance. Even though holes are in fact the absence of a negatively charged particle (an electron), they can be treated theoretically as positively charged particles, whose motion gives rise to electric current.
(--- Informal) Something that repairs or restores; a solution:
Something that is difficult, as a hard problem or an obstacle or objection
A threatening or embarrassing position from which escape is difficult:
To remove (an outer covering); peel off:
To equip with a grate.
To cut (a price) by a slight margin.
To struggle or fight in rough confusion
To be sparing and frugal; try to make ends meet; economize
To move along in contact with a surface; graze or scrape.
To row is defined as to move a boat forward in the water using an oar.
To dismiss, as from an office or position
To scrape roughly; grate
To pickle is to preserve a food in a salty or vinegar-based liquid.
To bungle; muddle; botch
To injure or damage so as to make imperfect, less attractive, etc.; spoil; impair; disfigure
(Informal) To snack all day instead of eating regular meals
To make a long deep cut in; slash deeply.
To gain by struggle
To transmit (media content) by means of a communications network or satellite, as for processing or distribution.
(Slang) To kill
To poke or prod:
With payment due from the recipient.
A sharp, curved nail at the end of a toe of a mammal, reptile, or bird.
The definition of abrade means to wear away the surface of something or make something rougher, often by using friction.
To be frugal or miserly:
(Slang) To cancel or abandon; drop:
The definition of a quagmire is soft, wet ground or a complex and difficult situation with no easy solution.
The definition of predicament is a difficult or unpleasant situation.
An argument necessitating a choice between equally unfavorable or disagreeable alternatives
A deutsche mark.
A noisy quarrel or fight.
In a smooth manner
To spend is to use all of a resource, to focus your energy on something or to give someone money.
To use, consume, spend, or expend thoughtlessly or carelessly.
A method or process of dealing with a problem:
The definition of irritate is to aggravate or annoy, or to cause itchiness, inflammation or discomfort in or on the body.
To set free from the consequences of sin; redeem:
Find another word for scrapes. In this page you can discover 56 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for scrapes, like: scratches, scars, spots, binds, troubles, plights, jams, holes, fixes, difficulties and corners.