Definition of stringy
- stringy hair
- a stringy precipitate
a tough, stringy piece of meat
stringy hair that clearly needs a good washing
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: containing long, thin pieces that are like string and that are hard to chew
of hair : long, thin, and dirty
: having long, thin muscles
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