Definition of Scraiching

1. scraich [v] - See also: scraich



Scraiching Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scraiching

scraggedness
scraggier
scraggiest
scraggily
scragginess
scragging
scragglier
scraggliest
scraggliness
scraggly
scraggy
scragly
scrags
scraich
scraiched
scraiching (current term)
scraichs
scraigh
scraighed
scraighing
scraighs
scraight
scram
scramasax
scramb
scrambed
scrambing
scramble
scramble competition
scramble net

Literary usage of Scraiching

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. New Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle: Annotated by Thomas Carlyle by Jane Welsh Carlyle, Thomas Carlyle (1903)
"... extent even of being summoned out of bed in the middle of the night to prescribe for John Carr, when "scraiching as if he were at the point o' daith! ..."

2. New Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle by Jane Welsh Carlyle, Thomas Carlyle (1903)
"... in the middle of the night to prescribe for John Carr, when " scraiching as if he were at the point o' daith!" And didn'tI cure him on the spot, ..."

3. Tait's Edinburgh Magazine by William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone (1845)
"... the Cailleach-dhu-glass whisk ye o'er on her broomstick, if she has such an accommodation. No doubt she must have been flying scraiching about the auld ..."

4. Library of Choice Literature and Encyclopaedia of Universal Authorship by Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Charles Gibbon (1893)
"There's no a bed in the house up but my ain ; and t Im' I wad gie ye't, I couldna promise ye peace to lie in't, for the fiddles '11 be scraiching, ..."

5. The Library of Choice Literature and Encyclopædia of Universal Authorship by Charles Gibbon (1888)
"There's no a bed in the house up but my ain ; and tho' 1 wad gie ye't, I couldna promise ye peace to lie in't, for the fiddles '11 be scraiching, ..."

6. The Book of Dreams and Ghosts by Andrew Lang (1897)
"scraiching (screeching, crying), and I followed the noise, with my servant, a little way from the town (farm-steading throughout). ..."

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