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    Scratch with nails

    What word do you use to say that a child scratched on your face with his finger nails?

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    Re: Scratch with nails

    My child scratched me.
    My child dug her fingernails into my face, and it left a scratch.

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    Re: Scratch with nails

    A related idiom that you may meet: to fight vigorously is to fight tooth and nail (note - both singular).

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    Re: Scratch with nails

    Thank you so much casiopea and BobK.

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    Re: Scratch with nails

    You're most welcome.

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