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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Rubbing as if to relieve an itch

Usage examples (37)
  • But it is a scratching from the right direction … from the bottom up.
  • I think I hear skeletons scratching from the inside of a closet door ...
  • They have to mark their territory, after all, and scratching is one method.
  • '' There's no solace in scratching and clawing to get here, '' Smoltz said. for more
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