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Definition of Grate

Noun: grate  greyt

  1. A frame of iron bars to hold a fire
    - grating
     
  2. A harsh rasping sound made by scraping something
     
  3. A barrier that has parallel or crossed bars blocking a passage but admitting air
    - grating
Verb: grate  greyt
  1. Furnish with a grate
    "a grated fireplace"
     
  2. Gnaw into; make resentful or angry
    "The injustice grated her";
    - eat into, fret, rankle
     
  3. Reduce to small shreds or pulverize by rubbing against a rough or sharp perforated surface
    "grate carrots and onions"; "grate nutmeg"
     
  4. Make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together
    "grate one's teeth in anger";
    - grind
     
  5. Scratch repeatedly
    - scrape

See also:
grat
grated

Anagrams containing the word grate

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