Examples of mealy in a Sentence
the mealy flesh of a pear
her mealy complexion might be OK if she were a mime, but she isn't
Recent Examples of mealy from the Web
Southerners would rather eat a lightning bug than a mushy, mealy tomato.
Have in hand five or six prewritten questions, crafted to force a real answer and not mealy-mouthed political-speak?
Regular tomatoes tend to be mealy this time of year.
The main insect culprits include mealy bugs — waxy, soft-bodied scale insects that suck plant juices.
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First Known Use of mealy
MEALY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mealy for English Language Learners
: feeling rough and dry in your mouth
MEALY Defined for Kids
Definition of mealy for Students
: soft, dry, and crumbly a mealy potato
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