Definition of scritchy in US English:

scritchy

exclamation

  • Representing a scratching or scraping sound.

adjective

  • 1Scratchy, itchy, prickly.

  • 2Of a sound: scratching, scraping.

Usage

originally US. Usually in reduplicative combination with other similar onomatopoeic words, as scritch, scratch, scratchy, etc., suggesting a succession of identical or similar sounds

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in St. Nicholas. Variant of scratchy, probably resulting from vowel alternation in a reduplicated form.

Pronunciation

scritchy

/ˈskrɪtʃi/