[ noun ] a harsh noise made by scraping
"the scrape of violin bows distracted her"
Used in print(E. Lucas Myers, "The Vindication of Dr. Nestor,"...)
He opened it a crack and in doing so made as much shuffling , coughing , and scraping noise as possible in_order to drown emanations from the hen who had begun to protest .
[ noun ] a fragment scraped off of something and collected (usually plural)
"they collected blood scrapings for analysis"
Used in print(Doris Miles Disney, Mrs. Meeker's Money....)
Scrapings from the bed_linen identical with the lint and thread found in the nasal and oral_cavities .