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synonyms for branny

  • chalky
  • crumbly
  • dusty
  • grainy
  • gravelly
  • arenaceous
  • arenose
  • crumbling
  • dry
  • fine
  • floury
  • friable
  • granular
  • gritty
  • impalpable
  • loose
  • mealy
  • pulverized
  • pulverulent
  • sandy

antonyms for branny

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  • solid
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How to use branny in a sentence

The skin is rough with white branny scales, which are full of chinks; often moist beneath, and itching.
ZOONOMIA, VOL. IIERASMUS DARWIN
Herpes consists of gregarious spreading excoriations, which are succeeded by branny scales or scabs.
ZOONOMIA, VOL. IIERASMUS DARWIN
We have already seen that the more branny portions of the grain also contain a much larger percentage of mineral matter.
HUMAN FOODS AND THEIR NUTRITIVE VALUEHARRY SNYDER
Not only did they contain a minimum of branny and fibrous matters, but they were also the driest that could be found.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 5VARIOUS
They are generally followed by branny desquamation of the cuticle in the position they have occupied.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
After a few days, a scurf or branny scales will begin to form on the skin.
SEARCHLIGHTS ON HEALTH: LIGHT ON DARK CORNERSB.G. JEFFERIS
Branny named, one by one, the rest of the Trustees, all persons of importance.
BROTHER COPASSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
After tea Branny told them all very gravely that this must be her last visit.
BROTHER COPASSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
If you don't mind, Branny, I think we'll go off somewhere— by ourselves.
BROTHER COPASSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BRANNY

  • arenaceous
  • arenose
  • branny
  • chalky
  • crumbling
  • crumbly
  • dry
  • dusty
  • fine
  • floury
  • friable
  • grainy
  • granular
  • gravelly
  • gritty
  • impalpable
  • loose
  • mealy
  • pulverized
  • pulverulent
  • sandy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.