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  Words related to scrap

Related / Similar Words: fight, fighting, combat, bit, chip, flake, fleck, rubbish, trash, quarrel, dispute, argufy, altercate, junk

 

Definition:
  • the act of fighting; any contest or struggle; "a fight broke out at the hockey game"; "there was fighting in the streets"; "the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap";
  • a small piece of something that is left over after the rest has been used; "she jotted it on a scrap of paper"; "there was not a scrap left";
  • a small fragment of something broken off from the whole; "a bit of rock caught him in the eye";
  • worthless material that is to be disposed of;
  • make into scrap or refuse; "scrap the old airplane and sell the parts";
  • have a disagreement over something; "We quarreled over the question as to who discovered America"; "These tewo fellows are always scrapping over something";
  • dispose of (something useless or old); "trash these old chairs"; "junk an old car"; "scrap your old computer";

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    Hyponyms: gunfight, gunplay, shootout, brush, clash, encounter, skirmish, dogfight, fencing, in-fighting, set-to, shock, impact, hassle, scuffle, tussle, dogfingt, rough-and-tumble, duel, affaire d'honneur, fistfight, fisticuffs, slugfest, battering, banging, beating, whipping, affray, disturbance, fray, ruffle, brawl, free-for-all, knife fight, snickersnee, cut-and-thrust, rumble, gang fight, matchwood, scale, scurf, exfoliation, splinter, sliver, flinders, scrap metal, debris, dust, junk, rubble, detritus, litter, wrangle, spat, polemize, polemise, polemicize, polemicise, fall out

     

    Derivational Morphology: quarrel, dispute, argufy, altercate, battle, combat, fight, struggle, peel off, peel, flake off, flake, chip, chip off, come off, break away, break off, knap, cut off, trash, junk, fighting, combatant, battler, belligerent, fighter, scrapper, contravention, difference, difference of opinion, conflict, controversy, contention, contestation, disputation, disceptation, tilt, argument, arguing, debate, public debate, disputant, controversialist, eristic, wrangle, row, words, run-in, dustup, quarreler, quarreller, rubbish, debris, dust, rubble, detritus

     

    Anagrams: scarp, craps

     

     
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