scrape in

verb

(intr, adverb) to succeed in entering with difficulty or by a narrow marginhe only just scraped into university Also: scrape into

Nearby words

  1. scrap heap,
  2. scrap iron,
  3. scrap-heap,
  4. scrapbook,
  5. scrape,
  6. scrape through,
  7. scrape together,
  8. scrape up an acquaintance,
  9. scraper,
  10. scraperboard

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