Synonyms and Antonyms of spongy
giving easily to the touch
- Spongy moss covered the ground.
droopy, flaccid, floppy, lank, limp, slack, yielding
bendable, compressible, crushable, elastic, flexible, kneadable, malleable, pliable, pliant, resilient, supple, willowy, workable
inelastic, inflexible, rigid, stiff, tense, unbending, unyielding
resistant, sound, strong, sturdy, tough
case-hardened, hardened, indurated, stiffened, tempered
compacted, compressed, condensed
adamantine, rock, rocklike
able to soak up liquids especially readily
- Generously pour the syrup over the cake, which is so spongy that it will absorb most of the liquid.