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"stringy" in British English

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stringyadjective

uk   /ˈstrɪŋ.i/ us   /ˈstrɪŋ.i/
similar to string: He had long, lank, stringy hair. The meat was tough and stringy (= unpleasant to eat because of being similar to pieces of string).
(Definition of stringy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stringyadjective [-er/-est only]

us   /ˈstrɪŋ·i/
having the appearance of strings, or (of food) hard to chew: stringy meat His black hair was stringy and brushed his shoulders.
(Definition of stringy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stringy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 细绳状的, 线状的, 多筋的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 細繩狀的, 線狀的, 多筋的…
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