scranch

Scranch

Scranch\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Scranched; p. pr. & vb. n. Scranching.] [Cf. D. schransen to eat greedily, G. schranzen. Cf. Crunch, Scrunch.] To grind with the teeth, and with a crackling sound; to craunch. [Prov. Eng. & Colloq. U. S.]
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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scranch

verb
make a crushing noise; "his shoes were crunching on the gravel" [syn: crunch
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