Of, relating to, or resembling starch; starchy.
Having the outward appearance but lacking in substance:
The definition of prim is a proper, precise and formal person.
Characterized by appropriateness or suitability; fitting:
Excessively formal, constrained, or awkward; not easy, natural, or graceful
Of or like buckram
So formal or high-sounding as to seem pompous, unnatural, or old-fashioned
(Figuratively) As if made of wood, moving awkwardly, unmoving.
Capable of being changed or adjusted to meet particular or varied needs:
consisting of or containing starch
Find another word for starchy. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for starchy, like: amylaceous, amyloid, formal, prim, proper, rigid, starched, stiff, buckram, stilted and wooden.