Examples of sticky in a Sentence
The sap is very sticky.
There is a sticky substance on the table.
The paint was still sticky.
The weather was hot and sticky.
Recent Examples of sticky from the Web
The fastest ever Mustang GT is coming for 2018, thanks to a quick-shifting new transmission and sticky performance tires.
This eerie display of the male gaze was gauche and left me feeling sticky.
If things get too sticky, just pop it back in the fridge to cool down a bit and continue working.
This is essentially deep-fried chicken tossed with a sticky sugary sauce.
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Serve warm or cold with sticky, Arborio or Carnaroli rice cooked in coconut milk.
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First Known Use of sticky
STICKY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sticky for English Language Learners
: having a substance (such as glue or honey) on it that things easily attach to : covered in a substance that things stick to
of a substance : tending to have things attach to it : tending to have things stick to it
: unpleasantly warm and humid
STICKY Defined for Kids
Definition of sticky for Students
- sticky syrup
- My fingers are sticky.
- sticky windows
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