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Definitions for stringy
ˈstrɪŋ istringy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stringy, wiryadjective

    lean and sinewy

  2. fibrous, sinewy, stringy, unchewableadjective

    (of meat) full of sinews; especially impossible to chew

  3. ropy, ropey, stringy, threadyadjective

    forming viscous or glutinous threads

  4. stringyadjective

    consisting of or containing string or strings


  1. stringyadjective

    Comprised of, or resembling, string or strings.

    The meat was quite stringy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stringyadjective

    consisting of strings, or small threads; fibrous; filamentous; as, a stringy root

  2. Stringyadjective

    capable of being drawn into a string, as a glutinous substance; ropy; viscid; gluely

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stringy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stringy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of stringy in a Sentence

  1. Janet Helm:

    They have lots of stringy roots and big, hard-looking shells on them that people don't know how to peel or prepare, but I've never met a veggie I didn't like, so [the challenge is] getting people out of their culinary rut and into trying new things.

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