- scrape in,
- scrape through,
- scrape together,
- scrape up an acquaintance,
Origin of scraper
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
"instrument for scraping," 1550s, agent noun from scrape (v.). From 1560s as "miser, money-grubber;" 1610s as "fiddler;" 1792 as "barber."
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper