To scrape, paw, or scratch with the hands; to proceed by clawing with the hands and feet; to scramble; as, to scrabble up a cliff or a tree.
- To scrape or grope about frenetically with the hands.
- To struggle by or as if by scraping or groping.
- To climb with scrambling, disorderly haste; clamber.
- To make hasty, disordered markings; scribble.
- To make or obtain by scraping together hastily.
- To scribble on or over.
- The act or an instance of scrabbling.
- A scribble; a doodle.