harshness vs scratchiness what difference

what is difference between harshness and scratchiness

English

Etymology

harsh +‎ -ness

Noun

harshness (countable and uncountable, plural harshnesses)

  1. The quality of being harsh.
    • She wakened in sharp panic, bewildered by the grotesquerie of some half-remembered dream in contrast with the harshness of inclement fact, drowsily realising that since she had fallen asleep it had come on to rain smartly out of a shrouded sky.


English

Etymology

scratchy +‎ -ness

Noun

scratchiness (uncountable)

  1. The property of feeling scratchy.
    The scratchiness of this wool sweater is supposed to wear off, but I don’t think it ever will.

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