Thesaurus.com
synonyms
  • definitions

spongy

see definition of spongy
  • adjcushioned, absorbent
Relevance ranks synonyms and suggests the best matches based on how closely a synonym’s sense matches the sense you selected.
Relevance
A-Z
Length
-
+

Synonyms for spongy

adj cushioned, absorbent
  • mushy
  • porous
  • rubbery
  • soft
  • springy
  • squishy
  • absorptive
  • cribriform
  • cushiony
  • elastic
  • light
  • pappy
  • pulpous
  • pulpy
  • resilient
  • yielding

Antonyms for spongy

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

More words related to spongy

absorbent

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

absorptive

adjective. absorbent

bibulous

adjective. absorbent

flexible

adjective. pliable, bendable

light

adjective. not heavy

lighter

adjective. not heavy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
  • PREVIOUS
  • NEXT