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The meaning of Scrabbling

Scrabbling – definition

verb

Scratch or grope around with one's fingers to find, collect, or hold on to something.

Usage examples:

She scrabbled at the grassy slope, desperate for purchase
noun

An act of scratching or scrambling for something.

Usage examples:

He heard the scrabble of claws behind him
noun

A game in which players build up words on a board from small lettered squares or tiles.

Usage examples:

So, we were playing obscene scrabble with double points for swear words and cocktail names.
verb

Present participle of scrabble

Usage examples:

He was scrabbling in the sand searching for the ring., the government is scrabbling around for ways…

Scrabbling translation into English

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拼字游戏

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Krabbelen

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Gratter

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Kratzen

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संभावनाएं तलाशने लगे

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Raschiare

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스크램블링

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Царапанье

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Escarbando

Word origin

mid 16th century (in the sense ‘make marks at random, scrawl’): from Middle Dutch schrabbelen, frequentative of schrabben ‘to scrape’. The noun sense ‘struggle to achieve something’ is origin

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