Incomplete vs Patchy - What's the difference?

incomplete | patchy |


As adjectives the difference between incomplete and patchy

is that incomplete is while patchy is full of, or covered with, patches; abounding in patches.

incomplete

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Not complete; not filled up; not finished; not having all its parts, or not having them all adjusted; imperfect; defective.
  • (botany) Of a flower, wanting any of the usual floral organs.
  • Synonyms

    * (not complete) unwhole, underdone, unfinished

    Antonyms

    * complete

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Something incomplete.
  • # (Internet) A multipart file posted to Usenet that is incomplete and thus unusable.
  • # (Internet) A multiplayer game that is abandoned because one player disconnects.
  • A designation of being incomplete.
  • He got four incompletes out of five courses last semester.
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    patchy

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Full of, or covered with, patches; abounding in patches.
  • Not constant or continuous; intermittent or uneven .
  • patchy clouds