adjective, stick·i·er, stick·i·est.
noun, plural stick·ies.
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OTHER WORDS FROM stickystick·i·ly, adverbstick·i·ness, nounnon·stick·y, adjectiveun·stick·y, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for sticky
This is not typical bread dough—it will be a bit sticky, and the recipe does not require any kneading—so don’t be too concerned about the appearance.Ease into Winter with Backcountry-Approved Comfort Food|Christina Bernstein|November 12, 2020|Outside Online
Sure, instant coffee has gotten better, but it’s still got that sticky-stale taste.Now You Can Steep Your Coffee Like Tea—and It's Awesome|AC Shilton|November 11, 2020|Outside Online
We’ll see if dew points try to poke above the slightly sticky 60-degree mark.D.C.-area forecast: Comfortable warmth continues for days under generally sunny skies|A. Camden Walker|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
His just-acquired passenger goes into the petrol station’s shop and comes out carrying a sticky sweet orange soda.
Consultants are widely known for their love of whiteboards—or iterations thereof, including large paper pads, sticky notes, and so forth—to record ideas from client brainstorms.
Before either of these performances remove any stickiness or greasiness with a damp cloth.The Library of Work and Play: Housekeeping|Elizabeth Hale Gilman
In the morning the jar was carefully inspected for any possible leaks, and Adelaide wiped off all stickiness with a damp cloth.
In the morning the jar was carefully wiped with a damp cloth to remove all stickiness and examined for any possible leaks.
Port wine is a brackish medicine, I hate the stickiness of cordials, and a cocktail I like chiefly to contemplate.I, Mary MacLane|Mary MacLane
Goodyear at once made up his mind to experiment on this gum and see if he could not overcome its stickiness.