Scrap

What is Scrap ?

Scrap is (noun) 1. a little piece a scrap of paper There isn’t a scrap of evi- dence against him. She is collecting scraps of cloth to make a quilt. 2. waste materials to sell a car for scrap The scrap value of the car is £200. 3. a fight The football fans got into a scrap with local youths.(verb) 1. to throw something away as useless They had to scrap 10,000 faulty spare parts. 2. to give up or stop working on a plan We’ve scrapped our plans to go to Greece. 3. to fight They were scrapping over who should get the best bit of the chicken. (NOTE: scrap- ping – scrapped)

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level