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1. scavenge

verb. ['ˈskævəndʒ'] remove unwanted substances from.

Synonyms

  • remove
  • withdraw
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • untidy
  • dirtiness
  • septic
  • contaminate

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Words that Rhyme with Scavenge

  • alonge
  • challenge
  • counterchallenge
  • counterchallenge
  • lozenge
  • orange

Example sentences of the word scavenge


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Snails scavenge the aquarium for rotting plants and food.

2. Verb, base form
The first is that the habit satisfies their primitive need to scavenge, according to the Vet Info website.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Free radicals travel in your blood and scavenge through your body, reacting with healthy cells.

2. scavenge

verb. ['ˈskævəndʒ'] collect discarded or refused material.

Synonyms

  • gather
  • salvage
  • garner
  • pull together

Antonyms

  • unclean
  • indecent
  • full
  • qualified

3. scavenge

verb. ['ˈskævəndʒ'] feed on carrion or refuse.

Synonyms

  • feed

Antonyms

  • unfair
  • impure

4. scavenge

verb. ['ˈskævəndʒ'] clean refuse from.

Synonyms

  • clean

Antonyms

  • maladroit
  • illegible
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