"grazes" in the noun sense
a superficial abrasion
2. graze, grazing
the act of grazing
"grazes" in the verb sense
1. crop, browse, graze, range, pasture
feed as in a meadow or pasture
"the herd was grazing"
break the skin (of a body part) by scraping
"She was grazed by the stray bullet"
3. crop, graze, pasture
let feed in a field or pasture or meadow
4. graze, crease, rake
"graze the skin"
5. browse, graze
eat lightly, try different dishes
"There was so much food at the party that we quickly got sated just by browsing"
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