As adjectives the difference between incomplete and patchy
is that incomplete
is while patchy
is full of, or covered with, patches; abounding in patches.
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.
* (not complete) unwhole, underdone, unfinished
# (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.
Full of, or covered with, patches; abounding in patches.
Not constant or continuous; intermittent or uneven .
- patchy clouds