scrape

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scrape

A slang expression for a property with improvements that should be bulldozed because they detract from the value of the land.Example: “That old shopping center is a scrape.”

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If we watch in our millions, we can be sure the reality genre has not yet scraped the bottom of the barrel.
To say we scraped the bottom of the barrel was an understatement, but we achieved a great result.
Unfortunately, the lone experience with turning to private developers for school construction has been the scandal-ridden leasing program, here the Board of Education scraped the bottom of the barrel and completely ignore reputable members of the development community," continued Malloy.