grainiest


grainiest
superlative of grainy

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • grainy — graininess, n. /gray nee/, adj., grainier, grainiest. 1. resembling grain; granular. 2. full of grains or grain. 3. having a natural or simulated grain, as wood, wallpaper, etc. 4. Photog. (of a negative or positive) having a granular appearance …   Universalium

  • grainy — adjective (grainier, grainiest) 1》 granular.     ↘(of a photograph) showing visible grains of emulsion. 2》 (of wood) having prominent grain. Derivatives graininess noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • grainy — UK [ˈɡreɪnɪ] / US adjective Word forms grainy : adjective grainy comparative grainier superlative grainiest 1) grainy photographs or films are not clear and look as if they are made up of small spots, usually because they are old photographs shot …   English dictionary

  • grainy — /ˈgreɪni/ (say graynee) adjective (grainier, grainiest) 1. grain like or granular. 2. full of grains or grain. 3. resembling the grain of wood, etc. 4. (of a voice) rasping; gritty. 5. of or relating to a picture or film, the component silver… …   Australian English dictionary

  • graininess — grainy ► ADJECTIVE (grainier, grainiest) 1) granular. 2) (of a photograph) showing visible grains of emulsion. 3) (of wood) having prominent grain. DERIVATIVES graininess noun …   English terms dictionary

  • grainy — ► ADJECTIVE (grainier, grainiest) 1) granular. 2) (of a photograph) showing visible grains of emulsion. 3) (of wood) having prominent grain. DERIVATIVES graininess noun …   English terms dictionary

  • grainy — [grān′ē] adj. grainier, grainiest 1. having a clearly defined grain: said of textures or surfaces, as of wood 2. consisting of grains; coarsely textured; granular graininess n …   English World dictionary

  • grainy — adj. (grainier, grainiest) 1 granular. 2 resembling the grain of wood. 3 Photog. having a granular appearance. Derivatives: graininess n …   Useful english dictionary


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