scrape away at

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scrape away at(
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. rascar
I scraped away at the pan to remove the grease.Rasqué la sartén para quitarle la grasa.
b. raspar
The dentist scraped away at my teeth to clean them.El dentista me raspó los dientes para limpiarlos.
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