Adjective "From scratch" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    From scratch


    Definition:

    preposition

    1. (used to specify a starting point in spatial movement): a train running west from Chicago.

    2. (used to specify a starting point in an expression of limits): The number of stores will be increased from 25 to 30.

    3. (used to express removal or separation, as in space, time, or order): two miles from shore; 30 minutes from now; from one page to the next.

    4. (used to express discrimination or distinction): to be excluded from membership; to differ from one's father.

    Origin:
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