Examples of starchy in a Sentence
a starchy and demanding teacher
Recent Examples of starchy from the Web
All three of wheat's main components were ground together: the fiber-rich bran, the flavorful germ and the starchy endosperm.
That may mean less of the starchy rice and flatbread now dominating Indians’ dinner plates.
Rather than offering starchy pastas, couples are opting for dishes such as legume or zucchini pastas and cauliflower rice or steak.
Northeast Brazil: apparent per capita daily consumption of major starchy staples among low-income classes, 1974-1975.
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First Known Use of starchy
STARCHY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of starchy for English Language Learners
: containing, consisting of, or resembling starch
: very formal and serious in behavior
STARCHY Defined for Kids
Definition of starchy for Students
: like or containing starch A potato is a starchy vegetable.
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