What does runny mean?

Definitions for runny
ˈrʌn irun·ny

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fluid, runny(adj)

    characteristic of a fluid; capable of flowing and easily changing shape


  1. runny(Adjective)

    fluid; capable of flowing

    runny honey

  2. runny(Adjective)

    liable to run or drip

    a runny nose

How to pronounce runny?

  1. Alex
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  1. runny


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of runny in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of runny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of runny in a Sentence

  1. Adam Ratner:

    I'm less interested in whether the vaccine prevents all cases of runny noses and feeling cruddy and having to stay home from school because of the flu, that's no fun, but you get the vaccine not so much to prevent that as to prevent the chances of having a horrible complication of the flu.

  2. Dawn Mueni Becker:

    Being conscious or aware of this habit is helpful when it comes to avoiding touching the face, identifying triggers such as runny nose or urge to sneeze is important. In this case, having tissue close by is helpful -- it's better to use that to touch your face than bare hands.

  3. Ephraim Tsalik:

    This includes everything from a runny nose all the way down to pneumonia.

  4. Adam Friedman:

    Most are pretty efficient at blocking UV radiation, if you are using a mask, I'm a big fan of mineral sunscreens and stick sunscreens... the stick adheres to skin a little bit better and doesn't get as runny as liquid.

  5. Ciaran Beggan:

    As it flows it creates an electronic current and that current makes a magnetic field -- which drifts with the hot runny core.

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