sticky

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

sticky

adjective

Definition of STICKY

1
tending to adhere to objects upon contact <both sides of the tape are sticky, making it a little tricky to work with>
Related Words gelatinous, gooey, ropy (also ropey), syrupy, viscous; pitchy, tarry
Near Antonyms nonviscous
Antonyms nonadhesive
2
containing or characterized by an uncomfortable amount of moisture <a warm sticky day when all we wanted to do was sit somewhere with air-conditioning>
Synonyms damp, muggy, sticky, sultry
Antonyms dry
3
4
appealing to the emotions in an obvious and tiresome way <sticky love scenes that will bore unreconstructed cynics to death>
Antonyms unsentimental

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