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scrabbly

[ skrab-lee ]
/ ˈskræb li /
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adjective, scrab·bli·er, scrab·bli·est.
insignificantly small or sparse: scrabbly tufts of grass sprouting from the parched lawn.
scratchy; raspy.
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Origin of scrabbly

First recorded in 1940–45; scrabble + -y1

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