What does spongy mean?

Definitions for spongy
ˈspʌn dʒispongy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spongy, squashy, squishy, spongelike(adj)

    easily squashed; resembling a sponge in having soft porous texture and compressibility

    "spongy bread"

  2. spongy, spongelike(adj)

    like a sponge in being able to absorb liquids and yield it back when compressed

Wiktionary

  1. spongy(Adjective)

    having the characteristics of a sponge, namely being absorbent, squishy or porous

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spongy(adj)

    soft, and full of cavities; of an open, loose, pliable texture; as, a spongy excrescence; spongy earth; spongy cake; spongy bones

  2. Spongy(adj)

    wet; drenched; soaked and soft, like sponge; rainy

  3. Spongy(adj)

    having the quality of imbibing fluids, like a sponge

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How to say spongy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spongy in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spongy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Images & Illustrations of spongy

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