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Russian translation of “sticky”

sticky

adjective     /ˈstɪki/
LIKE GLUE B1 made of or covered with a substance that can stick to other things
липкий, клейкий
sticky fingers sticky tape Glues and gluing and stickiness
WEATHER Sticky weather is unpleasantly hot .
жаркий и влажный
Sultriness and humidityHot and heat
a sticky moment/problem/situation, etc informal a moment / problem / situation , etc that is difficult or embarrasses you
неприятный момент/неприятная проблема/ситуация и т. д.
Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
(Definition of sticky adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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