from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Resembling syrup in taste or consistency.
- adj. Cloyingly sweet or sentimental.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having the taste or consistency of syrup.
- adj. Overly sweet or sentimental.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Like syrup, or partaking of its qualities; especially, having the consistency of syrup.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. with honey added
- adj. having a relatively high resistance to flow
- adj. overly sweet
All women receive attention on Moroccan streets, but I doubt a Moroccan woman is told in syrupy slick English that she is “very niiiiiice,” or that he “likes your size.”
Hiestand: Few surprises from CBS in syrupy Sunday show.
Sensibility, and the like, which recalled the syrupy sweetness and languid trickle of Laura Matilda's sentimentalities.
They just get syrupy, which is a problem in the popsicle world.
"Home from Work" throws a bit of a curve with vocal harmonies that recall syrupy 60s pop.
Suddenly, Liddy Dole turned into the Wicked Witch of the West, over-ambitious, chilly and nasty under the "syrupy" Southern accent.
Suddenly, seeking high office, Liddy Dole was described as over-ambitious, chilly and nasty under the "syrupy" Southern accent.
I guess it's a sign of progress that CG animation is now criticized for being hyper-kinetic, where it was once branded as "syrupy".
Appearance: No head whatsoever; some wisps of white stuff float on top; it poured kind of syrupy-looking; body is caramel colored
Dark cherry red color that seems to have a "syrupy" body to it as I swirled it in my glass.