adjective, grain·i·er, grain·i·est.
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I’d only ever cooked it with green lentils, which I find a bit too, well, lentily — full of grainy, bitter health pebbles reduced to mush.
I’d only ever cooked it with green lentils which I find a bit too, well, lentily — full of grainy, bitter health pebbles reduced to mush.
However, consider that lower-cost tablets often feature 1024x600 or 1280x800 screens that can look grainy to the eye, so if you’re a stickler for detail or are worried about potential eye strain, you may want to upgrade to a better device.Best Android tablet: Find the right device for you|Eric Alt|December 17, 2020|Popular Science
The suspect in the grainy surveillance footage looked younger and smaller than Puana.A prosecutor and police chief were adored in their community. Then their scheme unraveled.|Kim Bellware|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
What’s more, your shaking hand and displayed targeting reticle only serve to emphasize how grainy your Space Zoom shot is going to be thanks to the simulated nature of the zoom function.Review: The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra Can't Deliver On All the Hype|Patrick Lucas Austin|March 4, 2020|Time
He frets about how identifiable he is in the grainy footage.'Babylon' Review: The Dumb Lives of Trigger-Happy Cops|Melissa Leon|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Good news: so is this grainy TMZ footage of a Bieber/Bloom Ibiza brawl.Solange Smacks Jay Z, Legolas Slaps Bieber, and the Biggest Celebrity Feuds of the Year|Amy Zimmerman|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My favorite began with a grainy black and white shot of a large snowdrift.
They are grainy, low-resolution black-and-white pictures, more scruff than science.
Upon closer inspection, the image, taken in Vietnam in 1972, is grainy, almost hazy.Photographer Raymond Depardon Captures the ‘Sweet Moments’|Sarah Moroz|November 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Stirring it even a little is apt to start crystallization and the candy will then be grainy instead of creamy.
It is at this point that crystallization begins, and the fondant, instead of being creamy, will become grainy.
Tau dug further into his kit, brought out the vial of white powder with its grainy lumps.Voodoo Planet|Andre Norton
There he hid everything the leather bag had contained excepting the grainy powder.Mr. Wicker's Window|Carley Dawson
The ink was a pale blue in places, deepening to a strong blue in other places, with grainy blue specks.Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective|Ellis Parker Butler