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Dictionary.com defines scrabble as:

 

verb (used with object)

to scratch or scrape, as with the claws or hands.
to grapple or struggle with or as if with the claws or hands.
to scrawl; scribble.

verb (used without object)

to scratch or dig frantically with the hands; claw (often followed by at  ): scrabbling at a locked door to escape the flames.
to jostle or struggle for possession of something; grab or collect something in a disorderly way; scramble.