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See definition of scratched on Dictionary.com
  • as inengraved
  • as inhurt
  • as inraw
  • as inscrawled

synonyms for scratched

  • decorated
  • embossed
  • minted
  • chased
  • etched
  • furrowed
  • incised
  • lithographed
  • peeled
  • cut
  • nude
  • open
  • sensitive
  • sore
  • wounded
  • au naturel
  • blistered
  • bruised
  • chafed
  • dressed
  • galled
  • grazed
  • pared
  • scraped
  • skinned
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How to use scratched in a sentence

He scratched his head in vexation, sat down, and as he did so, saw that his coat hung also upon the chair.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Punch scratched himself in his sleep, and Judy moaned a little.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
He scratched his head, scrutinized the article he had been perusing, and took a graceful survey of the paper.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Gwynne scratched a match several times before he succeeded in getting a light.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Jim glanced at his girl, scratched the back of his suntanned neck, and felt in his pocket.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
They forgot that they were ravenous, that their backs ached and that their hands were scratched and torn.
THE OUTDOOR GIRLS IN THE SADDLELAURA LEE HOPE
Jaffery scratched his whiskers and beard and screwed up his face as he did in moments of perplexity.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
But the man hadn't got a lake, he had only got an ornamental fountain, and the pig had already scratched that over with its back.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 152, MAY 16, 1917.VARIOUS
She licked off the blood which stained her paws and muzzle, and scratched her head with reiterated gestures full of prettiness.
A PASSION IN THE DESERTHONORE DE BALZAC
He was bold enough to play with her ears; he caressed her belly and scratched her head as hard as he could.
A PASSION IN THE DESERTHONORE DE BALZAC
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WORDS RELATED TO SCRATCHED

  • chased
  • decorated
  • embossed
  • etched
  • furrowed
  • incised
  • lithographed
  • minted
  • scratched
  • au naturel
  • blistered
  • bruised
  • chafed
  • cut
  • dressed
  • galled
  • grazed
  • nude
  • open
  • pared
  • peeled
  • scraped
  • scratched
  • sensitive
  • skinned
  • sore
  • wounded
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.