Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of, relating to, or resembling starch; starchy.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Composed of or resembling starch; starchy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Pertaining to starch; of the nature of starch; starchy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Pertaining to, or the nature of, starch
  • adjective starchy

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective resembling starch

Etymologies

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From Latin amylum (starch)

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