Scratch

Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope

Scratch may refer to any of the following:

Scratch1. Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art -- and share your creations on the web.

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2. Scratch is a term used to describe a temporary file or location in memory storage that a computer uses as a place to store data. See our scratch space definition for further information.

3. Scratch has also been used in the past as a synonym to delete, e.g. scratch a file is the same as saying delete a file.

4. Scratch is also a term used to describe a scuff, nick, or other mark found on a surface of an object.

Memory terms, Software terms