from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Capable of being stretched: a stretchy fabric.
- adj. Tending to stretch excessively.
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- adj. Capable of stretching, elastic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Liable to stretch unduly.
- Inclined to stretch one's self: a consequence of fatigue or sleepiness.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. capable of being easily stretched and resuming former size or shape
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However, posing in stretchy short-shorts and a saucy pose?
There was a row of mis shapen, unshapely, fat, old bottoms, outlined in stretchy pants.
Â Sheâs dressed from neck to toe in stretchy latex and can really kick some serious Lycan butt!
I practically live in stretchy belly pants now, and let me tell you, they are the most super-comfortable pair of pants I’ve ever worn.
I guess just having their own digital camera isn't enough to thrill kids these days, so Digital Blue's U-Turn camera comes with a 'morph' feature that will distort the images with one of 12 preset effects including swirls and the technological breakthrough known as the stretchy head.
I whittled down the selection to a long sleeveless black tunic type sweater (hides a multitude of sins and gallons of ingested chili beans and Frito Scoops), a gray skirt with a hint of shiny to it, a stretchy black skirt (key word stretchy) in a fun busy print designed to camouflage my chips and queso thighs, and
The denim specialist is unperturbed in any case, hauling with her to the changing room a vast pile of jeans, including, against my better judgment, "the bootcut," "the boyfriend" and "the jegging" — a kind of stretchy jeans meets legging.
He has that beautiful kind of stretchy mind that can understand--and help you understand-- different people's world views--from the Dutch Muslim kid to the right-wing politician.
Bottom line is: you don't have to be "stretchy" to start practicing yoga, but you definitely will get that way if you do.
Also, maybe the Pandan extract is not as good as the Pandan juice, hence I got a little "stretchy" texture in the bottom part of my cake.