Definition of 'scratchy'
Example sentences containing 'scratchy'
The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Sometimes you can detect in the trees in June a very thin scratchy song without any qualities to recommend it.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
They go shooting up above the hedge, and sing their scratchy song while bouncing about in the air as if they were on an elastic string.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
They are bustling little birds, with bulging silvery throats, and they have a lively but scratchy song.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
They will also be far more visible, since they fly above the hedge singing a scratchy song, then parachute down again.Times, Sunday Times (2016) The Sun (2010)
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