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retentive

see definition of retentive
  • as inabsorbent
  • as intenacious
  • as intenacious
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Synonyms for retentive

adj capable of physically taking in a liquid
  • absorptive
  • dry
  • imbibing
  • bibulous
  • penetrable
  • permeable
  • porous
  • pregnable
  • retentive
  • spongy
  • thirsty

Antonyms for retentive

  • impermeable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to retentive

absorbent

adjective. capable of physically taking in a liquid
  • absorptive
  • bibulous
  • dry
  • imbibing
  • penetrable
  • permeable
  • porous
  • pregnable
  • retentive
  • spongy
  • thirsty

tenacious

adjective. sticky
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.