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Don't worry. It's just a scratch.
There were some nasty scratches on the paintwork.
Fortunately I walked away from the accident without a scratch.
a used car that doesn't have a scratch on it
We heard the scratch of a cat's claws against a tree.
It took only three years to write it from scratch.
We'll have to do the whole thing again from scratch.
The hotels they recommended weren't up to scratch.
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English version of definition of scratch
a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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American definition of scratch from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.