gluey, glutinous, gummy, mucilaginous, pasty, sticky, viscid, viscous(adj)
having the sticky properties of an adhesive
moist as with undried perspiration and with clothing sticking to the body
"felt sticky and chilly at the same time"
muggy, steamy, sticky(adj)
hot or warm and humid
"muggy weather"; "the steamy tropics"; "sticky weather"
awkward, embarrassing, sticky, unenviable(adj)
hard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment
"awkward (or embarrassing or difficult) moments in the discussion"; "an awkward pause followed his remark"; "a sticky question"; "in the unenviable position of resorting to an act he had planned to save for the climax of the campaign"
covered with an adhesive material
A sticky note, such as a post-it note.
Her desk is covered with yellow stickies.
A small adhesive particle found in wastepaper.
to fix a thread at the top of the list of topics or threads so as to keep it in view.
Able or likely to stick.
Is this tape sticky enough to stay on that surface?
Potentially difficult to escape from.
This is a sticky situation. We could be in this for weeks if we're not careful.
We should make the printing direction sticky so the user doesn't have to keep setting it.
Appearing on all virtual desktops.
Fixed at the top of the list of topics or threads so as to keep it in view.
Compelling enough to keep visitors from leaving.
A woman has come to me with the complaint that her website is not "sticky" - 70% of the visits last 30 seconds or less.
Of weather, hot and wind-less and with high humidity, so that people feel sticky from sweating.
having the quality of sticking to a surface; adhesive; gluey; viscous; viscid; glutinous; tenacious
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
stik′i, adj. that sticks or adheres: adhesive: glutinous.—n. Stick′iness. [Stick.]
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The numerical value of sticky in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of sticky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of sticky in a Sentence
The revenue stream for Microsoft is extremely sticky.
The tissue acts like sticky glue on different organs, and that can fix them in place, that lack of flexibility can make things hurt during sex.
In life, we meet many lil sticky notes until one of them becomes The Notebook of our life!
If a human, for example, wanted to climb up a wall the way a gecko does, we ’d need impractically large sticky feet -- and shoes in European size 145 or Walter Federle size 114.
It's a pretty sticky product, once merchants find a processor that works for them, they are unlikely to change. Merchants aren't in the business of payments, they are in the business of selling stuff.
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Translations for sticky
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- adherente, exitoso, pegajoso, popular, escabroso, bochornoso, peliagudo, predeterminado, adheribleSpanish
- leanailteachScottish Gaelic
- ngingita, kūpiapiaMāori
- кле́йкий, ли́пкийRussian
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