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staling

See definition of staling on Dictionary.com
  • as inparch
  • as inrust
  • as inscorch
  • as inshrivel
  • as indry

synonyms for staling

  • evaporate
  • scorch
  • sear
  • blister
  • brown
  • dehydrate
  • desiccate
  • exsiccate
  • shrivel
  • stale
  • wither
  • dry up
  • make thirsty

antonyms for staling

MOST RELEVANT
  • grow
  • moisten
  • wet
  • dampen
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How to use staling in a sentence

The air in the Panagia church has “a stale wood and mold base, top notes of apple and rosewater, and a spicy heart of myrrh and cinnamon.”
‘A RECIPE FOR DAPHNE’ IS A DELICIOUS DEBUTVANESSA LARSONFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
These loaves are often quite thick and, even if they’re beginning to go stale, pretty fresh in the middle.
TURN THAT OLD BREAD INTO PIZZA IN LESS THAN 30 MINUTESBY FARIDEH SADEGHIN/SAVEURJANUARY 29, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
One night, when we ran out of graham crackers, I got creative with a couple of almost-stale chocolate chip cookies.
HAVE S’MORE FUN WITH PRETZELS, CARAMEL, TOASTED COCONUT AND COOKIESDANIELA GALARZAJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He had junked many of Target’s big but stale brands and launched 30 new store brands in 30 months in areas like home goods and apparel, some of which became billion-dollar businesses in their first year.
HOW BED BATH & BEYOND’S CEO TAMED ITS TRADEMARK COUPONS—AND TURNED THE RETAILER AROUNDPHIL WAHBANOVEMBER 10, 2020FORTUNE
Take your time, allow yourself to get lost in the process, and breathe some new life into your stale bread.
HOMEMADE, SEASONED BREADCRUMBS ADD CRUNCH AND FLAVOR TO PASTAS, VEGETABLES AND MOREJESSE SZEWCZYKOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Belong to t'other zide o' the moor, and come staling shape to our zide.
LORNA DOONER. D. BLACKMORE
The occation was for staling a small bark of littell or no vallue.
DIARY OF RICHARD COCKS VOL. IRICHARD COCKS
Is it not perceivable that it had, on the contrary, a staling quality?
THIS FREEDOMA. S. M. HUTCHINSON
He straightened his slouched shoulders, and the fog left his eyes and the fumes of staling alcohol quit his brain.
OLD JUDGE PRIESTIRVIN S. COBB
They show by degrees the gradual, and then the rapid, staling of Rosalie's fond sympathies.
THIS FREEDOMA. S. M. HUTCHINSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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