scrape through - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyscrape through
he/she/itscrapes through
present participlescraping through
past tensescraped through
past participlescraped through
  1. scrape through something to succeed in doing something, but not in a very impressive way

    I think he’ll just scrape through the entrance exam.

See also main entry: scrape