slushy

adjective \ ˈslə-shē \
|Updated on: 16 Jun 2018

Definition of slushy

slushier; slushiest
: being, involving, or resembling slush: such as
a : full of or covered with slush
  • slushy streets
b : made up of or having the consistency of slush
  • slushy snow
c : having a cheaply sentimental quality
  • a slushy novel

slushiness

noun

Examples of slushy in a Sentence

  1. the slushy racetrack resulted in a significantly slower time for the winning horse

  2. slushy music underscores the movie's emotional scenes

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First Known Use of slushy

1791

in the meaning defined above

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SLUSHY Defined for Kids

slushy

adjective \ ˈslə-shē \

Definition of slushy for Students

slushier; slushiest
: covered with or resembling partly melted snow
  • slushy roads


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