graze against (someone or something)

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graze against (someone or something)

To lightly touch or brush against someone or something. The room was so crowded that I ended up grazing against a bunch of people on my way to the refreshment table. The feather grazed against my neck and made me shiver.
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graze against someone or something

to brush or scrape against someone or something. The car grazed against the side of the truck. I grazed against an old man as I was jogging this morning.
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Madagascar, one of three teams appearing at the expanded 24-nation event for the first time, nearly presented Guinea with the opening goal just before the half-hour when Thomas Fontaine's header grazed against his own post.
In this review, the chassis grazed against badly-constructed speed breakers twice despite the extra caution brought into play.
Not to be outdone, Murphy grazed against the outside of the post, after a woefully underhit back pass from Steve Cook.
Initial investigation has hinted that it was the crew's miscalculation that caused the ship to touch the bottom -- which is when the propeller grazed against some object, suffering damage.