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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; Lacking consistency; Easily irritated or annoyed; Causing abrasion.

Usage examples (39)
  • I've got it in scratchy AM, 33s, 45s and eight-track ...
  • Later, as they lay wrapped in scratchy sheets, her eyes flashing a very ordinary hazel and she cackled, “I have an idea.”
  • AF is lovely on me- but I find the incensey woods 'scratchy'- not velvety.
  • "It's also kind of scratchy for me," she said lightly. for more
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