English version

scratch something ↔ out

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishscratch something ↔ out phrasal verbWRITEREMOVEto remove a word from a piece of writing by drawing a line through it syn cross out Emma’s name had been scratched out. scratch→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
scratch outFor a paper of pins I'd scratch thy eyes out!Bay rum, he wrote, then scratched it out with a chuckle.
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Verb table
scratch
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyscratch
he, she, itscratches
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyscratched
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave scratched
he, she, ithas scratched
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad scratched
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill scratch
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have scratched
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam scratching
he, she, itis scratching
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you, we, theyare scratching
Past
I, he, she, itwas scratching
you, we, theywere scratching
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been scratching
he, she, ithas been scratching
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been scratching
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be scratching
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been scratching
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