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Spell Check of scratches

Correct spelling: scratches

Definition of scratches:

  1. Cracked ulcers on a horse's foot.

Common misspellings for scratches:

scratchies, scretches, stratches.


Google Ngram Viewer results for scratches:

This graph shows how "scratches" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for scratches:

  1. So if you know how to keep dirt out of cuts and scratches you know how to prevent ninety- nine per cent of all the dangers and damage that may come from this sort of accident. – A Handbook of Health by Woods Hutchinson
  2. Probably the commonest of all accidents are cuts and scratches – A Handbook of Health by Woods Hutchinson
  3. A few slight scratches had been received by the assailants, which appeared to satisfy them with fighting, and they were retreating, forgetful of their wounded friend, when Luis sprung forward to aid him. – The Prime Minister by W.H.G. Kingston

Quotes for scratches:

  1. Truth gets well if she is run over by a locomotive, while error dies of lockjaw if she scratches her finger.
  2. I love my work with a frenetic and perverse love, as an ascetic loves the hair shirt which scratches his belly.
  3. Life lasts but a few scratches of the claw in the sand.

Rhymes for scratches:

  1. patches, catches, snatches, latches, matches, hatches, thatches, batches;
  2. mismatches, attaches, dispatches, detaches;