Synonyms for cross-grained

Synonyms for (adj) cross-grained

Synonyms: cross-grained, curly-grained, wavy-grained

Definition: of timber; having fibers running irregularly rather than in parallel

Similar words: uneven

Definition: not even or uniform as e.g. in shape or texture

Usage: an uneven color; uneven ground; uneven margins; wood with an uneven grain

Synonyms: contrarious, cross-grained

Definition: difficult to deal with

Similar words: unregenerate, obstinate, stubborn

Definition: tenaciously unwilling or marked by tenacious unwillingness to yield

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