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Synonyms for stringy
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stringy, wiry(adj)

    lean and sinewy

    Synonyms:
    ropey, wiry, unchewable, ropy, thready, fibrous, sinewy

    Antonyms:
    fat, substantial, material, tender, real, thin

  2. fibrous, sinewy, stringy, unchewable(adj)

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

    Synonyms:
    muscular, hefty, tendinous, unchewable, wiry, hempen, brawny, ropy, ropey, thready, fibrous, powerful, sinewy

    Antonyms:
    fat, real, substantial, tender, material, thin

  3. ropy, ropey, stringy, thready(adj)

    forming viscous or glutinous threads

    Synonyms:
    wiry, filamentlike, filiform, threadlike, unchewable, filamentous, ropey, ropy, thready, fibrous, sinewy

    Antonyms:
    real, fat, substantial, material, thin, tender

  4. stringy(adj)

    consisting of or containing string or strings

    Synonyms:
    ropy, ropey, unchewable, sinewy, thready, fibrous, wiry

    Antonyms:
    substantial, real, thin, fat, material, tender

Wiktionary

  1. stringy(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    filamentous, fibrous

  2. stringy(adjective)

    Comprised of, or resembling, string or strings.

    The meat was quite stringy.

    Synonyms:
    fibrous, filamentous

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stringy(a.)

    Synonyms:
    fibrous, filamentous

  2. stringy(a.)

    Synonyms:
    ropy, viscid, viscous, glutinous, adhesive, smeary, dauby

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stringy(a)

    Synonyms:
    fibrous, filamentous, ropy, viscid, tenacious, viscous

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How to use 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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