OTHER WORDS FROM stringystring·i·ness, noun
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Sneezelike contractions appeared to expel and move the specks along a “mucus highway” across the surface of the sponge to points where they collected in stringy, gooey clumps.Sea sponges launch slow-motion snot rockets to clean their pores|Jude Coleman|August 10, 2022|Science News
Using a spoon, scrape out the seeds and stringy pulp, transfer them to a small bowl of water, and separate the seeds from the pulp.
It's also true that--like many squashes and gourds--it needs to be stewed and pureed to get rid of its stringy texture.
A dense and stringy fruit, it needs the accompaniment of a lot of sugar and spices before it becomes particularly palatable.
That changed Feb. 4, when the stringy 6-foot-3, 23-year-old Knicks guard racked up 25 points against the New Jersey Nets.Jeremy Lin Means More Than Wins for the Knicks|Matthew DeLuca|February 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Smith—sporting blue jeans, combat boots, a black blazer, and that signature mess of stringy brown hair—offers to show me around.Patti Smith's Private World|Rachel Wolff|January 7, 2010|DAILY BEAST
It is true that the beef she used was not often beef, but she did not know that, and merely complained that the meat was stringy.The Amazing Interlude|Mary Roberts Rinehart
Mr. Neech was a dried-up, snuff-coloured man, with a long thin nose and stringy neck and dark piercing eyes.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
I then produced large nets made out of strips of green hide and stringy-bark rope.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont|Louis de Rougemont
His face grew stringy and his voice harder, and his eyes ready to burst from a smother of fire.Lord Ormont and his Aminta, Complete|George Meredith
On the whole it was voted good though it had a strong, musty taste and was so stringy that it could not be properly chewed.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson