Scraps - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈskræps|  American pronunciation of the word scraps
Brit.  |skræps|  British pronunciation of the word scraps
- this word is used as a present tense form (he/she/it) of the verbto scrap
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounscrap

noun

- food that is discarded (as from a kitchen) (syn: garbage, refuse)

Examples

She used the scraps of fabric to fashion a little doll's dress.

She made her son's costume from scraps of felt.

The children were cutting out squares from the scraps of material.

She's very good at making things from old scraps of material.

My mother fed the dog on scraps to save money.

He's always getting into scraps with other dogs.

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