Synonyms for scratchy

Synonyms for (adj) scratchy

Synonyms: grating, gravelly, rough, scratchy, rasping, raspy

Definition: unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound

Usage: a gravelly voice

Similar words: cacophonic, cacophonous

Definition: having an unpleasant sound

Usage: as cacophonous as a henyard- John McCarten

Synonyms: uneven, scratchy, spotty

Definition: lacking consistency

Usage: the golfer hit the ball well but his putting was spotty

Similar words: inconsistent

Definition: displaying a lack of consistency

Usage: inconsistent statements cannot both be true at the same time; inconsistent with the roadmap

Synonyms: fractious, cranky, scratchy, irritable, peckish, peevish, pettish, petulant, nettlesome, techy, testy, tetchy

Definition: easily irritated or annoyed

Usage: an incorrigibly fractious young man; not the least nettlesome of his countrymen

Similar words: ill-natured

Definition: having an irritable and unpleasant disposition

Synonyms: scratchy, abrasive

Definition: causing abrasion

Similar words: unsmooth, rough

Definition: having or caused by an irregular surface

Usage: trees with rough bark; rough ground; rough skin; rough blankets; his unsmooth face

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