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patchy
American English: /ˈpætʃi/
British English: /ˈpatʃi/

Translation of patchy in Spanish:

adjective -chier, -chiest

  • 1.1 (in appearance)
    (paintwork/color)
    disparejo
    poco uniforme
    Example sentences
    • Mozambique's drought is patchy, with some areas enjoying good rainfall or able to use old Portuguese colonial-era irrigation schemes to boost production.
    • Graziers tell stories of good years when the grass is up to their waists, but at the moment, only patchy areas have enough rain to put a nice bit of grass on the ground.
    • The over sowing of old patchy lawn areas can also be tackled at this time.
    1.2 (not complete)
    (coverage)
    incompleto
    (attendance/response)
    irregular
    (recollection/description)
    fragmentario
    1.3 (mixed)
    (results)
    irregular
    (performance)
    irregular
    con altibajos
    the weather has been rather patchy
    el tiempo ha estado bastante variable
    Example sentences
    • Evidence based on research within Ukraine is patchy and its quality varies between regions (oblasts).
    • The authors are the first to admit that much of the information is patchy and of variable quality, reflecting the often parlous state of official data.
    • However, the illustrations are a bit patchy, varying in quality and style.

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