- 1 [transitive, often passive] scrap something to cancel or get rid of something that is no longer practical or useful They had been forced to scrap plans for a new school building. The oldest of the aircraft were scrapped.
- 2[intransitive] (informal) to fight with someone The bigger boys started scrapping.
NAmE//skræp//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they scrap
he / she / it scraps
past simple scrapped
-ing form scrapping