Examples of grainy in a Sentence
The mustard has a grainy texture.
grainy sand kept it off the rankings as one of the nation's best beaches
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So Elder, 57, a retired ATF agent, sat back and watched the grainy video, hoping the thieves wouldn’t go near the locked room in the back of the shop.
One of the videos was even published on the Times website in grainy black-and-white, as recorded by a Navy F/A-18F Super Hornet.
The clip is right out of a cheesy ‘90s CD commercial, with bright graphics and a grainy visual that feels like it was recorded with a camcorder.
Its aromatics mingled in the Montreal air with the brewery’s grainy perfume.
Aside from a grainy surveillance video of a person walking, there are few clues about the serial killer roaming the streets of a small neighborhood in Tampa.
Pieces of the grainy video were played in a Vista courtroom Wednesday during a preliminary hearing for two suspected Oceanside gang members accused of taking part in the ambush shooting that killed the teenage girl.
The Southern version of this Italian dish came with grainy cheddar grits and a small side salad.
Those turkeys looked terribly grainy, which made me wish the phone had a second 2x telephoto lens, like the iPhone 8 Plus.
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First Known Use of grainy
Synonymsgrained, coarse, granular, granulated
Antonymsdusty, fine, floury, powdery, superfine, ultrafine
Related Wordsunfiltered, unrefined; earthy, gravelly, gritty, sandy; pebbly, rocky, stony (also stoney); coarse-grained, cracked, kibbled, lumpy, mealy
Near Antonymsbuttery, smooth, velvety; filtered, levigated, refined; close-grained, comminuted, ground, micronized, milled, mulled, pestled, pulverized, reduced, triturated
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