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Origin of sticky wicket
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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
Empty cigarette packs, liquor bottles, containers sticky with food residue covered the floor.
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
It looked into a garden, whence a wicket-gate opened into a small paddock; all beyond was fine meadow-land and wood.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
How could this be done so that our clothing would be made water-tight and yet not be sticky in summer or stiff in winter?
The sheets of rubber from which the uppers and soles are cut are at this stage of the work plastic and very sticky.
Those whose hoops had been knocked down assembled on one side, close to the side wicket.Digby Heathcote|W.H.G. Kingston
Nothing more innocent-appearing yet more villainously sticky have I ever before encountered.Mrs. Raffles|John Kendrick Bangs