Definition of sticky
stickilyplay \ˈsti-kə-lē\ adverb
stickinessplay \ˈsti-kē-nəs\ noun
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.
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
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