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.
A clay soil may be told by its stickiness; its power to form lumps or masses; its tendency to crack and bake under the hot sun.The Library of Work and Play: Gardening and Farming.|Ellen Eddy Shaw
The adhesion is brought about not by any stickiness of the materials, for the substance has no such property.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
The sun had come out, and the frosty ruts had softened to stickiness.The Copperhead|Harold Frederic
If you want to reach the acme of stickiness, try this stunt.A Yankee in the Trenches|R. Derby Holmes
Tea was neither greasy nor sticky—grease and stickiness being two of the qualities which Miss Matty could not endure.Cranford|Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell