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gravelly

See definition of gravelly on Dictionary.com
  • as ingritty
  • as inguttural
  • as inhoarse
  • as inpowdery
  • as inraspy

synonyms for gravelly

  • dusty
  • grainy
  • rough
  • abrasive
  • branlike
  • calculous
  • crumbly
  • friable
  • in particles
  • loose
  • lumpy
  • permeable
  • porous
  • powdery
  • pulverant
  • rasping
  • sabulous
  • sandy
  • scratchy
  • grating
  • growling
  • husky
  • low
  • rasping
  • rough
  • thick
  • glottal
  • gruff
  • harsh
  • hoarse
  • inarticulate
  • sepulchral
  • throaty

antonyms for gravelly

MOST RELEVANT
  • afraid
  • cowardly
  • fine
  • smooth
  • spineless
  • thin
  • dulcet
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How to use gravelly in a sentence

Within the first quarter-mile, I was off the bike and pushing it, the loose, gravelly surface being too tricky for me to navigate on the full-suspension Commençal e-bike I borrowed from Chase.
I RACED AN E-MOUNTAIN BIKE UP MOUNT WASHINGTONFRED DREIEROCTOBER 28, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
There’s also the Soma Buena Vista, a mixte that’s on the racy end of the spectrum for the rider looking for something more road-bike-oriented, as well as the gravelly Larkspur 2 from Marin.
STOP CALLING THEM “GIRLS’ BIKES”WTAYLORJULY 22, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
If you’re heading for a more gravelly, rocky, or dense area, you should be fine with small tires, so long as they provide a little bit of traction.
BEST BEACH WAGONS: GET YOUR GEAR TO THE BEACH IN ONE TRIPFLORIE KORANIJULY 21, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Then, they would pitch camp along the gravelly banks for three weeks.
THE REAL JURASSIC PARK MAY HAVE BEEN IN THE ARCTICSARA KILEY WATSONJUNE 28, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
“A certain view of history contends that the historical narrative is just one fiction among others,” Raoul Peck’s deep, gravelly voice asserts near the beginning of Exterminate All the Brutes.
IT’S ASTOUNDING THAT HBO’S NEW DOCUSERIES EXTERMINATE ALL THE BRUTES EVEN EXISTSALISSA WILKINSONAPRIL 9, 2021VOX
They walked through the gravelly business streets and out into the suburbs, where log cabins alternated with tents.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
In August and September the females gather about the mouths of gravelly brooks, whither they resort to make their spawning beds.
BIRDS AND ALL NATURE, VOL. VI, NO. 3, OCTOBER 1899VARIOUS
Light sandy soils or loose gravelly soils will not give such good results.
DWARF FRUIT TREESF. A. WAUGH
Ralph accordingly gathered the bedding in a bundle and stole down to the boat, the bow of which was drawn upon the gravelly bank.
RALPH GRANGER'S FORTUNESWILLIAM PERRY BROWN
Tho' the Soil at Darmstadt is very gravelly, it produces excellent Pulse.
THE MEMOIRS OF CHARLES-LEWIS, BARON DE POLLNITZ, VOLUME IKARL LUDWIG VON PLLNITZ
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WORDS RELATED TO GRAVELLY

  • abrasive
  • branlike
  • calculous
  • crumbly
  • dusty
  • friable
  • grainy
  • gravelly
  • in particles
  • loose
  • lumpy
  • permeable
  • porous
  • powdery
  • pulverant
  • rasping
  • rough
  • sabulous
  • sandy
  • scratchy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.