Synonyms for (adjective) farinaceous

Synonyms: mealy, grainy, granular, granulose, gritty, farinaceous, coarse-grained

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

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

Similar words: harsh, coarse

Definition: of textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles

Usage: coarse meal; coarse sand; a coarse weave


Synonyms: starchlike, amylaceous, amyloid, amyloidal, farinaceous

Definition: resembling starch

Similar words: starchy

Definition: consisting of or containing starch

Usage: starchy foods