rough, abrasive, sandy, rasping, lumpy, calculous, gravelly, muddy, dusty, powdery, pulverent, granular, friable, branny, floury, crumbly, permeable, porous, sabulous, arenose, loose, raspy, scratchy.
plucky, determined, resolute; see brave 1.
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Consisting of or covered with large particles: