scratch

  • 1 scratch — [ skratʃ ] adj. inv. • 1854; mot angl. « rail, ligne de départ » ♦ Anglic. Autom. Temps, classement scratch : meilleur temps ou classement toutes catégories. ● scratch adjectif invariable (anglais scratch, marque) Au golf, se dit d un joueur qui… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Scratch — may refer to:MusicRecordings* Scratch (album), by Kaela Kimura * Scratch (soundtrack), the soundtrack to the film Scratch * Peter Gabriel (1978 album), a self titled album often referred to as Scratch * Scratch, a song by Morphine on the album… …

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  • 3 Scratch — Scratch, скретч: Скретч  звуковой эффект, получаемый ручным продёргиванием звуковой дорожки грампластинки или магнитной ленты при воспроизведении; также, звуковой эффект при игре на гитаре, получаемый при скольжении по обмотке струн пальцев… …

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  • 4 scratch — ► VERB 1) make a long mark or wound on (a surface) with something sharp or pointed. 2) rub (a part of one s body) with one s fingernails to relieve itching. 3) (of a bird or mammal) rake the ground with the beak or claws in search of food. 4)… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 scratch — [skrach] vt. [LME scracchen, prob. altered < scratten, to scratch, based on cracchen < or akin to MDu cratsen, to scratch < IE base * gred > Alb gërüj, (I) scratch] 1. to mark, break, or cut the surface of slightly with something… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Scratch — Scratch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scratched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scratching}.] [OE. cracchen (perhaps influenced by OE. scratten to scratch); cf. OHG. chrazz[=o]n, G. kratzen, OD. kratsen, kretsen, D. krassen, Sw. kratsa to scrape, kratta to rake, to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Scratch — Scratch, n. 1. A break in the surface of a thing made by scratching, or by rubbing with anything pointed or rough; a slight wound, mark, furrow, or incision. [1913 Webster] The coarse file . . . makes deep scratches in the work. Moxon. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Scratch — (engl.: Kratzer, Schramme) bezeichnet: Scratchen oder Scratching, das bewegen einer Schallplatte durch einen DJ Scratch (Bahnradsport), eine Disziplin im Bahnradsport Scratch (Programmiersprache), eine visuelle Programmiersprache Scratch building …

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  • 9 scratch — scratch; scratch·able; scratch·brush·er; scratch·er; scratch·i·ly; scratch·i·ness; scratch·ings; scratch·less; …

    English syllables

  • 10 Scratch — Scratch, a. Made, done, or happening by chance; arranged with little or no preparation; determined by circumstances; haphazard; as, a scratch team; a scratch crew for a boat race; a scratch shot in billiards. [Slang] [1913 Webster] {Scratch race} …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 scratch — [skrætʃ] <Adv.> [engl., zu scratch = hinterste Startlinie bei Handicaprennen] (Golf): ohne Vorgabe: er spielt s. * * * Scratch   [englisch/amerikanisch, skrætʃ; wörtlich »zerkratzen, streichen«], 1) kurzer, sofort abgedämpfter… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 12 scratch´i|ly — scratch|y «SKRACH ee», adjective, scratch|i|er, scratch|i|est. 1. that scratches, scrapes, or grates: »a scratchy pen. 2. consisting of mere scratches: »scratchy writing …

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  • 13 scratch|y — «SKRACH ee», adjective, scratch|i|er, scratch|i|est. 1. that scratches, scrapes, or grates: »a scratchy pen. 2. consisting of mere scratches: »scratchy writing …

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  • 14 scratch — s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} TS sport 1. linea di partenza 2. nel golf, il giocatore cui non è stato attribuito nessun handicap 3. nel tennis, eliminazione di un giocatore arrivato in ritardo per l incontro; dare scratch, non presentarsi a un …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 15 scratch — s.n. (Sport) Eliminarea unui concurent din competiţie, în special pentru neprezentare, prin ştergerea de pe listele de participanţi. [pron. screci. / < engl., fr. scratch]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 31.08.2005. Sursa: DN  SCRATCH [SCRECI] s. n …

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  • 16 Scratch — Scratch, v. i. 1. To use the claws or nails in tearing or in digging; to make scratches. [1913 Webster] Dull, tame things, . . . that will neither bite nor scratch. Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] 2. (Billiards) To score, not by skillful play but by… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 scratch — [n] small cut or mark blemish, claw mark, gash, graze, hurt, laceration, score, scrape; concepts 309,513 Ant. perfection scratch [v1] cut; make a mark on claw, damage, etch, grate, graze, incise, lacerate, mark, prick, rasp, rub, scarify, score,… …

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  • 18 Scratch — [skrach] n. [altered (infl. by SCRATCH) < ME skratte < ON skratti, monster, sorcerer, akin to OHG scraz, goblin < IE base * (s)ker , to shrink > SCRANNEL] [sometimes s ] the Devil: usually Old Scratch …

    English World dictionary

  • 19 Scratch — es un término tomado del idioma inglés, en el que significa, literalmente, rayar o arañar. ● En música, se llama así una técnica utilizada por los DJs de hip hop, consistente en mover un disco de vinilo hacia adelante y hacia atrás sobre el plato …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 20 Scratch — in Old Scratch the Devil, 1740, is from earlier Scrat, from O.N. skratte goblin, monster, a word which was used in late O.E. for hermaphrodite (Cf. O.H.G. scrato satyr, wood demon ) …

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