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Noun
A small piece or amount (of something)
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“There was not, however, a scrap of evidence to show that he was anywhere near the house of the deceased at any material time.”
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Something left over, typically after the greater part has been used
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“Only a single scrap remained, as if a draft had blown the rest into the gaps in the floor.”
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Waste articles or discarded material
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“The company relies on metal collectors who travel around searching for scrap left behind after the war.”
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A physical fight or brawl
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“A violent scrap ensued over the last available parking space in the lot.”
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An argument or altercation
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“Didn't we have a scrap about this once before? Do we have to argue about it again?”
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Metal to be recycled
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Strand
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An object surviving from an earlier time, especially one of historical interest
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A very small or inadequate amount of money
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Morsel of news
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Something that has been thrown away, discarded or rejected
Verb
To throw away (something unwanted or useless)
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“Fishermen who want to trade up and buy a bigger boat usually scrap their existing vessel and buy extra tonnage from the market.”
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To abolish or cancel (a plan, policy, law, etc.)
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“Due to our slow progress, we decided to scrap our plans to reach Land's End and return to Plymouth today.”
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To engage in a (minor) physical fight
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“Micah was so much like his father had been at that age. Always ready to scrap with his bigger, older brother.”
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To engage in a (minor) quarrel or argument
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“She just didn't want to scrap with me out in broad daylight for anyone to see.”
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Scratch or tear something with the claws or the fingernails
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Adjective
Not fulfilling or not expected to achieve the intended purpose or desired outcome
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Adjective
(of a material, substance, or by-product) Rejected as being useless, unwanted, or worthless
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Adjective
Not physically functioning or working
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