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synonyms for gluey

  • glutinous
  • gummy
  • jelled
  • jellied
  • jelly-like
  • mucilaginous
  • pudding
  • sticky
  • thick
  • viscid
  • viscous
  • soft
  • viscous
  • adhesive
  • glutinous
  • mucilaginous
  • tacky
  • adhesive
  • doughy
  • gelatinous
  • gluelike
  • glutinous
  • gooey
  • mucilaginous
  • starchy

antonyms for gluey

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  • liquid
        • blushing
        • flushed
        • healthy
        • smooth
        • vivid
          • easy
          • loose
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          How to use gluey in a sentence

          The pasta stayed curly because the starchy pasta gets gluey as it cooks.
          ‘SMART’ PASTA MORPHS INTO FUN SHAPES AS IT COOKSEMILY CONOVERJUNE 11, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
          The gluey nature of cooked pasta helps lock in the twists by fusing neighboring grooves together, the researchers determined.
          MORPHING NOODLES START FLAT BUT BEND INTO CURLY PASTA SHAPES AS THEY’RE COOKEDEMILY CONOVERMAY 11, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
          Van Ness studied the glisten on his yellow beard, the gluey softness of his blue eyes.
          LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, VOLUME 20. DECEMBER, 1877.VARIOUS
          The fried sardines were succeeded by the regulation braised beef with the gluey brown sauce which grows in most foreign hotels.
          ADAM JOHNSTONE'S SONF. MARION CRAWFORD
          In the summer season, however, the coating became soft and gluey, and was not comfortable to walk upon.
          SIXTY YEARS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA 1853-1913HARRIS NEWMARK
          She covered his gluey face with kisses—mothers never being disgusted, from their caresses seeming to purify everything.
          THE HERO OF THE PEOPLEALEXANDRE DUMAS
          Ladanum is a varnish or gluey coating found on the leaves of Cistus creticus, which grows in Crete.
          THE ROMANCE OF PLANT LIFEG. F. SCOTT ELLIOT
          Everywhere in the air and above her body—those bright, glittering, gluey threads!
          THE ADVENTURES OF MAYA THE BEEWALDEMAR BONSELS
          Flesh in its raw state keeps its nutritive elements shut up in cells which are gluey.
          POPULAR BOOKS ON NATURAL SCIENCEAARON DAVID BERNSTEIN
          A gluey mixture resulted that stuck, not only to the canoe body and the patch, but to their fingers and to everything it touched.
          STRANDED IN ARCADYFRANCIS LYNDE
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          WORDS RELATED TO GLUEY

          • gluey
          • glutinous
          • gummy
          • jelled
          • jellied
          • jelly-like
          • mucilaginous
          • pudding
          • sticky
          • thick
          • viscid
          • viscous
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