Scrape Together in a sentence

Definition of Scrape Together

(idiomatic) To collect, assemble or gather small amounts (especially of money), from various sources, with some difficulty

How to use Scrape Together in a Sentence?

  • Lato turned his pockets inside out, and the most he could scrape together was twelve hundred guilders.
  • It is the resource of the poorer class of offenders, who can scrape together that single guinea, but no more.
  • But with all they could scrape together the income was insufficient to keep three souls within three bodies, and three bodies decently covered.
  • No matter how hard up Mrs. Haines was, she managed to scrape together a few pennies to pay to have the work done for her rather than do it herself.

Short Example Sentence for Scrape Together

  • I will purchase it as soon as I can scrape together the money.