HyperDic: scrag

English > 5 senses of the word scrag:
NOUNperson scrag, thin person, skin and bonesa person who is unusually thin and scrawny
foodscraglean end of the neck
foodscrag, scrag endthe lean end of a neck of veal
VERBcontactscrag, garrote, garrotte, garottestrangle with an iron collar
contactscrag, chokewring the neck of
English > scrag: 5 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who is unusually thin and scrawny.
Synonymsthin person, skin and bones
Narrowerspindlelegs, spindleshanksA thin person with long thin legs
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
Oppositefatso, fatty, fat person, roly-poly, butterballA rotund individual
Spanishpelleja
Adjectivesscraggybeing very thin
English > scrag: 5 senses > noun 2, food
Meaninglean end of the neck.
Part ofneckA cut of meat from the neck of an animal
Broadercut of muttoncut of meat from a mature sheep
Verbsscragwring the neck of
English > scrag: 5 senses > noun 3, food
MeaningThe lean end of a neck of veal.
Synonymscrag end
Part ofneckA cut of meat from the neck of an animal
Broadercut of vealcut of meat from a calf
Spanishpescuezo
Verbsscragwring the neck of
English > scrag: 5 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningstrangle with an iron collar.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThey want to scrag the prisoners
Synonymsgarrote, garrotte, garotte
Broaderstrangle, strangulate, throttlekill by squeezing the throat of so as to cut off the air
Spanishagarrotar, torcer el pescuezo
Catalangarrotar
English > scrag: 5 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningWring the neck of.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymchoke
Broadercompress, constrict, squeeze, compact, contract, presssqueeze or press together
Spanishasfixiar, estrangular, torcer el pescuezo
Catalanasfixiar, escanyar, estrangular, ofegar, sufocar
Nounsscragthe lean end of a neck of veal
scraglean end of the neck

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