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patchier, comparative; patchiest, superlative;
  1. Existing or happening in small, isolated areas
    • - patchy fog
  2. Not of the same quality throughout; inconsistent
    • - your coursework was patchy
  3. Incomplete
    • - my knowledge of Egyptology is patchy

  1. irregular or uneven in quality, texture, etc.; "a patchy essay"; "patchy fog"
  2. (patchily) in spots
  3. The characters from the American drama/adventure television series Lost were created by Damon Lindelof and J. J. Abrams. The series follows the lives of plane crash survivors on a mysterious tropical island, after a commercial passenger jet crashes somewhere in the South Pacific. ...
  4. Full of, or covered with, patches; abounding in patches; Not constant or continuous; intermittent or uneven
  5. (patchier) comparative form of patchy: more patchy
  6. Refers to colour which is uneven in depth, generally caused by unskilled colour feeding.
  7. Occurring irregularly over an area.