Fragment and Scrap


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Fragment noun – A broken or irregular part of something that often remains incomplete.
Usage example: charred fragments of the exploded rocket were scattered over a huge area of ground

Scrap is a synonym for fragment in part topic. In some cases you can use "Scrap" instead the word "Fragment" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like piece, section, bit, big. popular alternative
Nearby Words: fragmented, fragmentary, fragmentize, fragmentation, fragmentized
Synonyms for Fragment


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Scrap noun – An unused or unwanted piece or item typically of small size or value.
Usage example: only a scrap of silk was left on the sewing table after they had finished the project

Fragment is a synonym for scrap in piece topic. You can use "Fragment" instead the word "Scrap" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as bit, thing, part, section. popular alternative
Nearby Words: scrape, scrappy, scraped, scrapped, scraping
Synonyms for Scrap

How words are described

brief brief fragment brief scrap
complete complete fragment complete scrap
single single fragment single scrap
small small fragment small scrap
Other adjectives: big, tiny, spare, final, mere, remaining, next, last, tiniest.
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