Search Result for "gravelly":
1. abounding in small stones;
- Example: "landed at a shingly little beach"
[syn: gravelly, pebbly, shingly]
2. unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound;
- Example: "a gravelly voice"
[syn: grating, gravelly, rasping, raspy, rough, scratchy]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Gravelly \Grav"el*ly\, a. Abounding with gravel; consisting of gravel; as, a gravelly soil. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
gravelly adj 1: abounding in small stones; "landed at a shingly little beach" [syn: gravelly, pebbly, shingly] 2: unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; "a gravelly voice" [syn: grating, gravelly, rasping, raspy, rough, scratchy]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
55 Moby Thesaurus words for "gravelly": arenaceous, arenarious, breccial, brecciated, corrugated, cragged, craggy, crinkled, crumpled, crystal, crystalline, grainy, granular, granulate, granulated, gritty, harsh, ironbound, jagged, jaggy, lapideous, lithoid, lithoidal, monolithic, pebbled, pebbly, porphyritic, ragged, rock-ribbed, rock-strewn, rock-studded, rockbound, rocklike, rocky, rugged, rugose, rugous, sabulous, sandy, saw-toothed, sawtooth, scragged, scraggly, scraggy, serrate, serrated, shingled, shingly, snagged, snaggled, snaggy, stonelike, stony, trachytic, wrinkled