Shrape
Shrap \Shrap\, Shrape \Shrape\, n. [Cf. {Scrap}, and {Scrape}.] A place baited with chaff to entice birds. [Written also {scrap}.] [Obs.] --Bp. Bedell. [1913 Webster]

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  • scrap — Shrap Shrap, Shrape Shrape, n. [Cf. {Scrap}, and {Scrape}.] A place baited with chaff to entice birds. [Written also {scrap}.] [Obs.] Bp. Bedell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shrap — Shrap, Shrape Shrape, n. [Cf. {Scrap}, and {Scrape}.] A place baited with chaff to entice birds. [Written also {scrap}.] [Obs.] Bp. Bedell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • scrape — [14] Scrape is certainly of Germanic origin, but it is not clear whether it was borrowed from Old Norse skrapa (ancestor of Swedish skrapa and Danish skrabe) or Middle Dutch schrapen. Either way it goes back to a prehistoric Germanic base *skrap …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

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  • scrape — [14] Scrape is certainly of Germanic origin, but it is not clear whether it was borrowed from Old Norse skrapa (ancestor of Swedish skrapa and Danish skrabe) or Middle Dutch schrapen. Either way it goes back to a prehistoric Germanic base *skrap …   Word origins

  • shraep — obs. variant of shrape n …   Useful english dictionary

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