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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
The dog was having a good scratch against the furniture.
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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American English version of definition of scratch
the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
the system of trade unions, or the principles on which trade unions are based
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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Definition of scratch from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.