Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of scrag | Another word for scrag | What is scrag?

Definition 1: the lean end of a neck of veal - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for scrag in the sense of this definition

(scrag is a kind of ...) cut of meat from a calf

(... is part of scrag) a cut of meat from the neck of an animal

Definition 2: lean end of the neck - [noun denoting food]

(scrag is a kind of ...) cut of meat from a mature sheep

(... is part of scrag) a cut of meat from the neck of an animal

Definition 3: a person who is unusually thin and scrawny - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for scrag in the sense of this definition

(scrag is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of scrag ) a thin person with long thin legs

Definition 4: strangle with an iron collar - [verb of contact]

Samples where scrag or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • people were garrotted during the Inquisition in Spain

Synonyms for scrag in the sense of this definition

(scrag is a kind of ...) kill by squeezing the throat of so as to cut off the air

"he tried to strangulate his opponent" "A man in Boston has been strangling several dozen prostitutes"

Definition 5: wring the neck of - [verb of contact]

Samples where scrag or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The man choked his opponent

Synonyms for scrag in the sense of this definition

(scrag is a kind of ...) squeeze or press together

"she compressed her lips" "the spasm contracted the muscle"

More words

Another word for scrabbly

Another word for scrabble

Another word for scpo

Another word for scowling

Another word for scowl

Another word for scrag end

Another word for scraggly

Another word for scraggy

Another word for scram

Another word for scramble


Other word for scramble

scramble meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce scramble