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scratchy

scratch·y

scratchy

 
pronunciation:
skrae chi
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
inflections: scratchier, scratchiest
definition 1: causing or making a sound as of scratching.
similar words:
hoarse
definition 2: causing or likely to cause scratching; itchy.
definition 3: made by, or as by, scratches; rough, unfinished, uneven, or haphazard.
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derivations: scratchily (adv.), scratchiness (n.)