• an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off
  • a depression scratched or carved into a surface
  • informal terms for money
  • a competitor who has withdrawn from competition
  • a line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game
  • dry mash for poultry
  • a harsh noise made by scraping;
  • poor handwriting
  • (golf) a handicap of zero strokes;
    • "a golfer who plays at scratch should be able to achieve par on a course"
  • an indication of damage
  • cause friction;
    • "my sweater scratches"
  • cut the surface of; wear away the surface of
  • scrape or rub as if to relieve itching;
    • "Don't scratch your insect bites!"
  • postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled;
    • "scratch that meeting--the chair is ill"
  • remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line;
    • "scratch that remark"
  • gather (money or other resources) together over time;
    • "they scratched a meager living"
  • carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface;
    • "the lovers scratched their names into the bark of the tree"
  • SCRATCH v -ED, -ING, -ES to make a thin, shallow cut or mark on

Scrabble Score: 14

scratch is a valid Scrabble (US) TWL word

scratch is a valid Scrabble Word in Merriam-Webster MW Dictionary

scratch is a valid Scrabble Word in International Collins CSW Dictionary

Words With Friends Score: 15

scratch is a valid Words With Friends word