verb (used with object)
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With just-ripe bananas, the starch helps hold the cookies together, and the caramelization will bring out their natural sweetness.Caramelized banana chocolate chunk cookies are the new best use for the rest of that bunch|Jesse Szewczyk|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
Dig them up before the swamp freezes solid and you can take advantage of this valuable starch source.
Russets, packed with starch and relatively low in moisture, are ideal.
Add the onion, eggs, flour, potato starch, salt and pepper to the potatoes.
It does that by binding with a starch, such as flour, so the flour can absorb liquid evenly, thickening the gravy without clumping.How to make pan gravy with or without meat drippings|Daniela Galarza|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
The comfort of stretch wool and jersey were lost in the starched silhouettes.
Her starched calico apron flared out widely over her lank knees across the doorway.Madelon|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
The King, on being told who it was, replied merrily, "I did not much like his starched mouchates."Highways & Byways in Sussex|E.V. Lucas
I see the Widder Bostwick yesterday, she looks as starched up as ever.Josh Billings, Hiz Sayings|Henry Wheeler Shaw
There are too many labored explainings, starched apologies, and painful accountings for this and that.
Starched pieces should not be ironed until the irons are very hot.Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Science in Rural Schools|Ministry of Education Ontario
British Dictionary definitions for starch
Derived forms of starchstarcher, nounstarchlike, adjective
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Idioms and Phrases with starch
see take the starch out of.