Sentence Examples with the word Scraped

He scraped the toe of his boot across the floor.

Some said that a deputation of some sort must be scraped together, others disputed that opinion and maintained that the Emperor should first be carefully and skillfully prepared, and then told the truth.

He bowed his head and scraped first with one foot and then with the other, awkwardly, like a child at a dancing lesson.

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Cade's' chair scraped the floor and his boot heels hit the floor twice before he grabbed her waist.

He scraped sand over the scorpion, burying it from her view.

In Switzerland and parts of Germany, where it is collected in some quantity for commerce, a long strip of bark is cut out of the tree near the root; the resin that slowly accumulates during the summer is scraped out in the latter part of the season, and the slit enlarged slightly the following spring to ensure a continuance of the supply.

The knife scraped across it, deflecting it away from his heart.

Time, time; if I but only had the time, I could turn him out as neat a leg now as ever (SNEEZES) scraped to a lady in a parlor.

He scraped the snow scene from the parlor window and changed the lock on the front door, an insurance company precaution mandated annually because so many keys were not returned.

He related how she'd been injured, adding that he guessed the volume of vodka she consumed afterward contributed more to her morning sick leave than her scraped knee.