Examples of patchy in a Sentence
The lawn is kind of patchy this year.
Patchy fog made driving difficult.
His knowledge of the language is patchy.
She has only a patchy understanding of his condition.
Recent Examples of patchy from the Web
Monday night is expected to be mostly cloudy with patchy fog after midnight.
In several other works, Mr. Litton isn’t always quite right with tempo or as a propulsive accompanist to dancers, but here his contribution powerfully enriches a patchy show.
The latter has been the toughest for me—I've been left with a few patchy spots and an urge to pluck.
Another round of patchy fog kicks off Thursday morning.
In Bethel, where Internet is patchy, the courts have had slow access to risk assessment reports, said district attorney Stephen Wallace.
But without primer, the shadows looked patchy from the get-go, and the bold color faded throughout the day.
There is standing water in the patchy grass, cracks in the outfield wall and weeds curling through the chain-link fences.
Gently buff your lips with the scrub and then moisturize so that your lipstick goes on smoothly and isn’t patchy.
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