Synonyms for unsmooth

Synonyms for (adjective) unsmooth

Synonyms: unsmooth, rough

Definition: having or caused by an irregular surface

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

Similar words: scratchy, abrasive

Definition: causing abrasion


Similar words: alligatored, cracked

Definition: of paint or varnish; having the appearance of alligator hide


Similar words: barky

Definition: resembling the rough bark of a tree

Usage: the rattlesnake's barky scales


Similar words: broken, rugged

Definition: topographically very uneven

Usage: broken terrain; rugged ground


Similar words: bullate

Definition: of leaves; appearing puckered as if blistered


Similar words: bumpy

Definition: covered with or full of bumps

Usage: a bumpy country road


Similar words: chapped, roughened, cracked

Definition: used of skin roughened as a result of cold or exposure

Usage: chapped lips


Similar words: corded, twilled

Definition: of textiles; having parallel raised lines


Similar words: costate, ribbed

Definition: (of the surface) having a rough, riblike texture


Similar words: hilly, mountainous, cragged, craggy

Definition: having hills and crags

Usage: hilly terrain


Similar words: crushed

Definition: treated so as to have a permanently wrinkled appearance

Usage: crushed velvet


Similar words: homespun, tweedy, nubbly, nubby, slubbed

Definition: of textiles; having a rough surface

Usage: a sweater knitted of nubbly homespun yarns


Similar words: imbricate, imbricated

Definition: used especially of leaves or bracts; overlapping or layered as scales or shingles


Similar words: scabrous, scaly, scurfy, lepidote, leprose

Definition: rough to the touch; covered with scales or scurf


Similar words: squamulose

Definition: covered with tiny scales


Similar words: seamed, lined

Definition: (used especially of skin) marked by lines or seams

Usage: their lined faces were immeasurably sad; a seamed face


Similar words: pocked, pockmarked, potholed

Definition: used of paved surfaces having holes or pits


Similar words: rock-ribbed, rockbound

Definition: abounding in or bordered by rocky cliffs or scarps

Usage: the rock-ribbed coast of Maine


Similar words: rocky, stony, bouldered, bouldery

Definition: abounding in rocks or stones

Usage: rocky fields; stony ground; bouldery beaches


Similar words: shingly, gravelly, pebbly

Definition: abounding in small stones

Usage: landed at a shingly little beach


Similar words: roughish

Definition: somewhat rough


Similar words: rugose

Definition: of leaves; ridged or wrinkled


Similar words: sandpapery

Definition: having the abrasive texture of sandpaper


Similar words: saw-like

Definition: having rough edges that can be used for sawing


Similar words: scabby

Definition: covered with scabs


Similar words: shagged, shaggy

Definition: having a very rough nap or covered with hanging shags

Usage: junipers with shagged trunks; shaggy rugs


Similar words: rough-textured, coarse-textured, textured

Definition: having surface roughness

Usage: a textured wall of stucco; a rough-textured tweed


Similar words: verrucose, wartlike, warty

Definition: (of skin) covered with warts or projections that resemble warts