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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The roughness of a substance that causes abrasions.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective, : a scratchy record. ,a scratchy drawing. ,He plays a scratchy game. ,a scratchy woolen sweater. ,scratchy bushes
  • He agrees that there has been a "scratchiness" to transatlantic relations all year.
  • Today, there was some scratchiness in the committee.
  • To top it off, he felt a scratchiness in his throat. for more
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