What does grainy mean?

Definitions for grainy
ˈgreɪ nigrainy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. farinaceous, coarse-grained, grainy, granular, granulose, gritty, mealy(adj)

    composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency

    "granular sugar"; "the photographs were grainy and indistinct"; "it left a mealy residue"

Wiktionary

  1. grainy(Adjective)

    Resembling grains; granular.

  2. grainy(Adjective)

    Coarsely ground or gritty.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grainy(adj)

    resembling grains; granular

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How to say grainy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grainy in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grainy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of grainy in a Sentence

  1. Eleanor Robson:

    On repeated viewing of that very grainy video, we now suspect that there( were) far more originals in Mosul Museum than I first thought, whilst there was indeed a program to relocate antiquities to safekeeping in Baghdad, it looks now as though it didn't reach that particular museum.

  2. Alex Acker:

    It's an un-hopped beer and a unique recipe that we wanted to stay true to, without the hops in there and with these other unusual ingredients, you get a starchy, grainy flavor and aroma with a bit of sourness, almost like an ancient berliner weisse.

  3. Derek Glas:

    I don’t like to use a really high ISO because you get a lot of noise and the photos get grainy.

Images & Illustrations of grainy

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