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1. scratchy

adjective. ['ˈskrætʃi'] causing abrasion.

Synonyms

  • unsmooth
  • abrasive

Antonyms

  • ironed
  • slippery
  • compound

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Words that Rhyme with Scratchy

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  • hachey
  • catchy
  • achey

Example sentences of the word scratchy


1. Noun, singular or mass
Instead, the sound comes out as a strange scratchy sound or honking.

2. Adjective
If the material is scratchy or itchy, try a cotton blend.

Quotes containing the word scratchy


1. This is what I know. Don't settle for 40, 50, or even 80 percent. A relationship-it shouldn't be too small or too tight or even a little scratchy. It shouldn't take up space in your closet out of guilty conscience or convenience or a moment of desire. Do you hear me? It shold be perfect for you. It should be lasting. Wait. wait for 100 percent.
- Deb Caletti, The Secret Life of Prince Charming

2. Impending doom, it was a familiar sweater, we all wore it and as scratchy as it felt against our skin, we kept it on.
- Holly Hood, Prison of Paradise

2. scratchy

adjective. ['ˈskrætʃi'] lacking consistency.

Synonyms

  • spotty
  • uneven

Antonyms

  • easy
  • insensitive
  • thirsty

3. scratchy

adjective. ['ˈskrætʃi'] unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound.

Synonyms

  • cacophonous
  • cacophonic
  • rasping
  • raspy
  • gravelly
  • grating

Antonyms

  • pleasant
  • agreeable
  • stable
  • obedient

4. scratchy

adjective. ['ˈskrætʃi'] easily irritated or annoyed.

Synonyms

  • ill-natured
  • nettlesome
  • techy
  • pettish
  • cranky
  • petulant
  • fractious
  • tetchy
  • irritable
  • peckish
  • peevish

Antonyms

  • polished
  • regular
  • even
  • fine
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