Scratch

Top Meaning

To reverse the rotation of a record

An action often performed by disc jockeys, or DJs, to create a "scratching" sound; involves the reversal of the rotation of the record, which creates friction, and the subsequent sound.

Example

"Hey Wyldstyle, u gonna scratch some tables tonite?"

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Last Updated: August 6, 2014

Meaning 2

Money

A monetary term commonly used to describe cash; similar to paper, dough, and scrilla; often utilized by people on the streets; an older term as it appeared early in the 20th century.

Example

"Hey man, u don't get no dope til I get my scratch."

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Last Updated: August 6, 2014

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