adjective, stick·i·er, stick·i·est.
noun, plural stick·ies.
Related formsstick·i·ly, adverbstick·i·ness, nounnon·stick·y, adjectiveun·stick·y, adjective
Examples from the Web for sticky
Paddle8 already has a “sticky collector base who are addicted to the site,” he says.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty|Tim Teeman|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She is equally desirous of Levine, as animalistic and eager to consume him while sticky with sanguine fluid.Sex, Blood and Maroon 5: Pop Culture’s Wounds Run Deep|Lizzie Crocker|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That was cold, and I was covered in sticky blood in winter in England, on a castle wall.Life After Deaths: Sean Bean on 'Game of Thrones' Paternity and 'Legends'|Jason Lynch|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Each of them was coated in something resembling a gray, sticky batter.Life Under Air Strikes: Children Under Fire Will Never Forget — or Forgive|Clive Irving|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Somebody could be giving us a drink instead of a sticky carburetor.The Federal Government Has Violated My Right to Chainsaw|P. J. O’Rourke|April 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sticky, but efficacious, and sucked a chocolate all the time, to make my voice thick.A Houseful of Girls|Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
The ideal night for this is the evening after a hot, sticky day in late summer, the sky overcast and dark but not foggy.The Library of Work and Play: Outdoor Work|Mary Rogers Miller
Sticky and unpleasant-smelling table appointments quickly result from neglected towels and dishcloths.The Library of Work and Play: Housekeeping|Elizabeth Hale Gilman
To add to his troubles, one child always had a sticky face; and that child would always be the most affectionate.Three Men on the Bummel|Jerome K. Jerome
I'm not going to be so silly as to feed a wet, sticky Paddock.The Scottish Fairy Book|Elizabeth W. Grierson