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See definition of mushy on Dictionary.com
  • adj.doughy, soft
  • adj.romantic, corny

synonyms for mushy

  • muddy
  • spongy
  • squishy
  • gelatinous
  • mashy
  • pap
  • pastelike
  • pulpous
  • pulpy
  • quaggy
  • semiliquid
  • semisolid
  • slushy
  • squashy
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antonyms for mushy

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  • hard
  • stiff
  • unfeeling
  • unromantic
  • stiff
  • hard
  • unromantic
  • unfeeling
  • unemotional
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How to use mushy in a sentence

Our mushy brains seem a far cry from the solid silicon chips in computer processors, but scientists have a long history of comparing the two.
HOW COMPUTATIONALLY COMPLEX IS A SINGLE NEURON?ALLISON WHITTENSEPTEMBER 2, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
When something is not easily measured, it often gets talked about in mushy or ideological terms.
THE U.S. IS JUST DIFFERENT — SO LET’S STOP PRETENDING WE’RE NOT (EP. 469)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJULY 15, 2021FREAKONOMICS
Such words cannot be indefinite, mushy words; they must be definite, firm words.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
You had accumulated a large load and were in a pretty mushy condition.
FRANK MERRIWELL'S PURSUITBURT L. STANDISH
Well, take this awful bunch of mushy slush and read it through, and then try to make a decent half-column story out of it.
THE ESCAPE OF MR. TRIMMIRVIN S. COBB
Something mushy and heavily soft like raised dough leaned against Jim's leg and chewed his trousers with a yeasty growl.
SIXES AND SEVENSO. HENRY
But in any case the letter should not be long, nor should it be crammed with sad quotations and mushy sentiment.
HOW TO WRITE LETTERS (FORMERLY THE BOOK OF LETTERS)MARY OWENS CROWTHER
As he spoke he pushed a large tin pan containing mushy potatoes and a fat, disgusting lump of pork, towards Donald.
THE VIKING BLOODFREDERICK WILLIAM WALLACE
They should therefore be fresh and crisp and never mushy, wilted, nor limp.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 4WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
They are granular when frozen, and, as they are never frozen as hard as ice cream and ices, they are of a mushy consistency.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 4WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
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WORDS RELATED TO MUSHY

  • all over
  • attached
  • caring
  • crazy over
  • dear
  • devoted
  • doting
  • fond
  • friendly
  • huggy
  • kind
  • lovey-dovey
  • loving
  • mushy
  • nutty about
  • partial
  • soft on
  • sympathetic
  • tender
  • warm
  • warmhearted
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