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synonyms for mealy

  • crumbly
  • farinaceous
  • friable
  • grainy
  • gritty
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How to use mealy in a sentence

There are even more “most underrated” if you qualified it with “probably,” the quintessential mealy-mouthed touch.
GENE WEINGARTEN: TAKE ME OUT TO THE OLD. WORD. GAME.GENE WEINGARTENMAY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
"It's no use being mealy-mouthed over this thing, Pete," he grated in that saw-mill voice of his.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
When boiled in water the root separates into fibres, and is rather waxy, but when laid in hot ashes it becomes mealy.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
The skin is yellow, the fruit of a palish red, and rather mealy.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
Spent the evening in trying cooking experiments with mealy flour and some Neave's Food, which one of us had.
IN THE RANKS OF THE C.I.V.ERSKINE CHILDERS
It was very good, and was followed by meat fried in mealy crumbs, and later on, some mealy porridge and Mellin mixed.
IN THE RANKS OF THE C.I.V.ERSKINE CHILDERS
We also organized a large bake of mealy cakes, which were a distressing failure, as the pan got red-hot.
IN THE RANKS OF THE C.I.V.ERSKINE CHILDERS
We waited till eight for tea, as the buck-waggons had stuck somewhere; but I made some cocoa on a fire of mealy-stalks.
IN THE RANKS OF THE C.I.V.ERSKINE CHILDERS
The nickname he bore in the village, where he resided on his small farm, was "Mealy-Face."
YORKSHIRE ODDITIES, INCIDENTS AND STRANGE EVENTSS. BARING-GOULD
Never creature, but mealy-mouthed inquisitors, and shaven singing birds.
THE SAINT'S TRAGEDYCHARLES KINGSLEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MEALY

  • gritty
  • mealy
  • starchlike
  • starchy
  • arenaceous
  • arenose
  • branny
  • chalky
  • crumbling
  • crumbly
  • dry
  • dusty
  • fine
  • floury
  • friable
  • grainy
  • granular
  • gravelly
  • gritty
  • impalpable
  • loose
  • mealy
  • pulverulent
  • sandy
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