HyperDic: unsmooth

English > 1 sense of the word unsmooth:
ADJECTIVEallunsmooth, roughhaving or caused by an irregular surface
English > unsmooth: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningHaving or caused by an irregular surface.
Example "his unsmooth face"
Synonymrough
Narrowerabrasive, scratchyCausing abrasion
alligatored, crackedOf paint or varnish
barkyresembling the rough bark of a tree
broken, ruggedtopographically very uneven
bullateOf leaves
bumpyCovered with or full of bumps
chapped, cracked, roughenedUsed of skin roughened as a result of cold or exposure
corded, twilledOf textiles
costate, ribbed(of the surface) having a rough, riblike texture
cragged, craggy, hilly, mountainousHaving hills and crags
crushedtreated so as to have a permanently wrinkled appearance
gravelly, pebbly, shinglyAbounding in small stones
homespun, nubby, nubbly, slubbed, tweedyOf textiles
imbricate, imbricatedUsed especially of leaves or bracts
lepidote, leprose, scabrous, scaly, scurfyrough to the touch
lined, seamed(used especially of skin) marked by lines or seams
pocked, pockmarked, potholedUsed of paved surfaces having holes or pits
rock-ribbed, rockboundAbounding in or bordered by rocky cliffs or scarps
rocky, bouldery, bouldered, stonyabounding in rocks or stones / stones
roughishSomewhat rough
rugoseOf leaves
sandpaperyHaving the abrasive texture of sandpaper
saw-likeHaving rough edges that can be used for sawing
scabbyCovered with scabs
shagged, shaggyHaving a very rough nap or covered with hanging shags
squamuloseCovered with tiny scales
textured, rough-textured, coarse-texturedHaving surface roughness
verrucose, warty, wartlike(of skin) covered with warts or projections that resemble warts
See alsocoarse, harshOf textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles
irregularcontrary to rule or accepted order or general practice
nonslipperynot slippery
unevennot even or uniform as e.g. in shape or texture
unfinishednot brought to the desired final / final state
unironed, wrinkled(of linens or clothes) not ironed
unpolishednot carefully reworked or perfected or made smooth by polishing
OppositesmoothHaving a surface free from roughness or bumps or ridges or irregularities
Spanisháspero
Catalanaspre

©2001-21 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact

English | Spanish | Catalan
Privacy | Robots

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict