Definition of stringy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈstrɪŋi//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈstrɪŋi//
    (disapproving) Texture of food, Describing hair, Body shape
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  1. 1(of hair) long and thin and looking as if it has not been washed See related entries: Describing hair
  2. 2(of food) containing long thin pieces like string and difficult to chew tough, stringy meat See related entries: Texture of food
  3. 3(of a person or part of their body) thin so that you can see the muscles a stringy neck See related entries: Body shape
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: stringy