scratchiness
noun see scratchy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • scratchiness — noun The property of feeling scratchy. The scratchiness of this wool sweater is supposed to wear off, but I dont think it ever will …   Wiktionary

  • scratchiness — noun the roughness of a substance that causes abrasions (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑harshness, ↑abrasiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑scratchy, ↑abrasive (for: ↑abrasiveness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • scratchiness — See scratchily. * * * …   Universalium

  • scratchiness — n. sloppiness, negligence, carelessness; haphazardness, state of being confused …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scratchiness — scratch·i·ness …   English syllables

  • scratchiness — See: scratchy …   English dictionary

  • abrasiveness — noun 1. the roughness of a substance that causes abrasions • Syn: ↑harshness, ↑scratchiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑scratchy (for: ↑scratchiness), ↑abrasive, ↑harsh …   Useful english dictionary

  • harshness — noun 1. the roughness of a substance that causes abrasions (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑abrasiveness, ↑scratchiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑scratchy (for: ↑scratchiness), ↑abrasiv …   Useful english dictionary

  • scratchy — adjective (scratchier; est) Date: 1827 1. marked or made with scratches < scratchy drawing > < scratchy handwriting > 2. likely to scratch ; prickly < scratchy undergrowth > 3. making a scratching noise …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Crochet — For a note duration, see Quarter note. Detail of a crocheted doily, Sweden Crochet (English pronunciation: /k …   Wikipedia

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