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stringy

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  • s  lean and sinewy
  • s  (of meat) full of sinews; especially impossible to chew
  • s  forming viscous or glutinous threads
  • s  consisting of or containing string or strings

  • Wes Santee is a stringy 20-year-old who runs for the University of Kansas track team.
  • Victor--with his black beret and long, stringy hair that scream "Victim!"--is enduring a stream of abuse from Brad.
  • Above Split, the stringy island of Pag was also in Partisan hands.
News & Articles

  • Picking a Bone With Pecan Lodge
    Barbecued brisket is a finicky son of a bitch. Cook it too fast and you'll be left with a dry, rubbery hunk of beef the size of your grandmother's purse. Cook it too long and you can end up with a pile of loose, stringy meat. Smoke a perfect brisket on a cool spring morning and you'll get one res...
    June 12, 2013 - Dallas Observer
Quotes

  • Jenny Owen Youngs in Access Hollywood
    Her acoustic guitar-playing was occasionally joined on stage by Brad Gordon who played, as Jenny calls them "the key plank and the stringy paddle."
  • Henry Lawson in Stuff.co.nz
    Father built a two-roomed slab-and-bark hut over on the flat on the other side of the gully - and on the other side of the world as it was then: and Grandfather came with a load of stringy-bark slabs and stringy-bark poles for a kitchen,...
  • Gayle King in Oprah.com
    Honestly, when I got the magazine, words like braised, caramelized onions, buttery, stringy : I was so excited,Gayle says. "Somebody said to me, 'Gosh, you're like a kid at Christmas.' And you know I can get that excited just reading words...

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