Synonyms of scrape by in English:

scrape by


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phrase

1‘students have to scrape by on an inadequate grant’

SYNONYMS

manage, cope, survive, muddle along, muddle through, scrape along, make ends meet, get along, get by, make do, manage to live with difficulty, barely manage to live, scarcely manage to live, barely have enough to live on, scarcely have enough to live on, keep the wolf from the door, keep one's head above water, scrimp, scrape a living

informal make out