Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for scratched?

Need synonyms for scratched? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Verb
Past tense for to make a long, narrow superficial wound or mark on a surface, especially skin
“He has to wear tights on his legs and long sleeves on his arms on a hot Missouri day so he doesn't scratch himself.”
Verb
Past tense for to scrape or wear away by friction
more ❯
“I washed my car with the rough side of a Scotch-Brite scrub. I didn't realize it would scratch my car so badly!”
Verb
Past tense for to tear or dig with the nails or claws
more ❯
“The bizarre walking brain was making a feeble attempt to scratch at him with its claws but with no effect on the heavy armor.”
Verb
Past tense for to cancel or strike out (writing) with a pen or pencil
more ❯
“He decided to scratched the notes he had made and began to write new ones.”
Verb
Past tense for to draw or scribble (something), especially aimlessly
“I plan to scratch up some notes and update the documents with them soon.”
Verb
Past tense for to decide or announce that (a planned event) will not take place
more ❯
“Under substantial pressure from her fan base, DiFranco decided to scratch the event altogether.”
Verb
Past tense for to withdraw (someone) from a competition or group
“The team will scratch him from the lineup and allow him time to recover from his injury.”
Verb
Past tense for to puncture or pierce with a sharp, pointed object
Verb
Past tense for to cause damage to
Verb
Past tense for to blame or insult (someone) in strong or violent language
Verb
Past tense for to make rough or coarse
Verb
Past tense for to cause pain or injury to
Verb
Past tense for to give an appearance of age to, especially a new object
Verb
Past tense for to obtain with difficulty or effort, especially one's livelihood
Verb
Past tense for to withdraw from something one has agreed to do
Verb
Past tense for to be the site of or cause an itch
Verb
Past tense for to stroke or touch, especially in a manner that causes laughter and twitching
Adjective
Physically damaged or imperfect
more ❯
Adjective
Chafed or bruised, especially of skin
Adjective
Physically etched or engraved in stone
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
9-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2024