What is another word for scraper?

Pronunciation: [skɹˈe͡ɪpə] (IPA)

A scraper is a tool used for removing or collecting unwanted material. Some synonyms for the word scraper include spatula, scraper blade, scrapper, and shavehook. Spatulas are typically used in the kitchen for spreading and flipping food, but can also be used for scraping. Scraper blades are commonly used in construction and DIY projects for removing paint, wallpaper, and other debris. Scrappers are used in industrial settings for removing excess materials from machines or surfaces. Shavehooks are often used in woodworking and carving to remove small amounts of material. Overall, these synonyms all refer to tools that are designed to scrape or remove unwanted material in different settings and industries.

What are the hypernyms for Scraper?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Scraper?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for scraper (as nouns)

    • artifact
      hand tool.

Usage examples for Scraper

The old woman took his hand held it toward the Sun and prayed, then laying a finger on a block of wood she severed it with one blow from a knife and deer's horn scraper.
"The Sun Dance of the Blackfoot Indians"
Clark Wissler
In the end she got left out there alone, along with the scraper, feeling chilly.
"The Pastor's Wife"
Elizabeth von Arnim
They are mere wooden neckrests, and European travellers who have tried them declare that it is like trying to go to sleep with your head hanging over a wooden door-scraper.
"Peeps at Many Lands: Japan"
John Finnemore

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