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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having an abrasive texture

Usage examples (36)
  • A day's stubble gave a sandpapery edge to the motion.
  • The Teotl wrapped two sandpapery thumbs around Oaxyctl's neck.
  • The spongy metal tires made a sandpapery sound on the icy road.
  • The prose is sandpapery, the sentence rhythms often rough and jabbing. for more
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