adjective, gum·mi·er, gum·mi·est.
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Example sentences from the Web for gummy
The bread continues to bake on the inside even after it’s been removed from the oven, and cutting it too early may result something gummy or rubbery.Ease into Winter with Backcountry-Approved Comfort Food|Christina Bernstein|November 12, 2020|Outside Online
Finally, let the chicken cook until the skin releases easily from the pan, a sign that it’s well browned and no longer as gummy.Turn a cheap chicken dinner into a Turkish street-food getaway|SAVEUR Editors|September 25, 2020|Popular Science
The end product is the closest I've come to achieving that "damp, gummy richness" McCullers' Frankie enjoyed so much.
As if to illustrate that, he removed his teeth, and put them on the table, flashing a gummy, toothless smile at me.
Cook it for too long and it gets mushy on the inside; not long enough and it gets gummy.
Previously they were painted, and had a gummy, sticky influence rearwards upon peoples clothes.Our Churches and Chapels|Atticus
The residue in the dish after evaporation was a tough reddish brown, gummy mass which could be drawn out into fine threads.Some Constituents of the Poison Ivy Plant: (Rhus Toxicodendron)|William Anderson Syme
Further examination indicated the presence of salicylic acid, a gummy material, having the properties of tragacanth and glycerin.
Swiftly Tom stuck the sheet of paper up under the show window, fastening it with the gummy seals.The Rover Boys on the Farm|Arthur M. Winfield (AKA Edward Stratemeyer)
It ran for about four or five inches, where the pipe appeared to be sealed with the same gummy substance as at the other end.Tom Slade with the Colors|Percy K. Fitzhugh