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scratchy

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Scratchy \Scratch"y\, adjective Characterized by scratches.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

scratchy

adjective

1: causing abrasion [syn: {abrasive}, {scratchy}]

2: easily irritated or annoyed; "an incorrigibly fractious young man"; "not the least nettlesome of his countrymen" [syn: {cranky}, {fractious}, {irritable}, {nettlesome}, {peevish}, {peckish}, {pettish}, {petulant}, {scratchy}, {testy}, {tetchy}, {techy}]

3: lacking consistency; "the golfer hit the ball well but his putting was spotty" [syn: {spotty}, {uneven}, {scratchy}]

4: unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; "a gravelly voice" [syn: {grating}, {gravelly}, {rasping}, {raspy}, {rough}, {scratchy}]


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