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Definition of scrape out phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

scrape out

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

    scrape somethingout

     
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  1. 1to remove something from inside something else, using something sharp or hard like a knife Scrape out the flesh of the melon with a spoon.
  2. 2to win or get something with difficulty He scraped out a victory by only a few hundred votes.
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