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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that gropes for; Also: One that scratches; One that scribbles; One that digs frantically with the hands.

Usage examples (3)
  • Verb (used without object) : scrabbling at a locked door to escape the flames
  • Noun : After the fumble, there was a scrabble for the football
  • I couldn't help but be reminded of that famous however apocryphal quote when esteemed Italian wine scrabbler for more
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