or tal·low·like

[ tal-oh-ee ]
/ ˈtæl oʊ i /


resembling tallow in consistency, color, etc.; fatty: a tallowy mass of moistened powder; tallowy skin.

Origin of tallowy

First recorded in 1400–50, tallowy is from the late Middle English word talwy. See tallow, -y1

Related forms

tal·low·i·ness, noun
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