Part of speech:
Resembling wire in form or quality, especially in stiffness:
Covered with or full of glue
Covered with gum or a substance resembling gum.
Containing or composed of fibers
Potentially difficult to escape from.
Tall, thin, and often ungainly.
(Prosody) Requiring a relatively long time to pronounce
The definition of sinewy is tough, muscular and strong.
Of little force or validity; having slight foundation; feeble
Clinging to another object or surface; adhesive:
Difficult to deal with; demanding or troubling:
Having relatively high resistance to flow.
Rich and elaborate, as in decoration.
(Medicine) Weak and shallow. Used of a pulse.
Find another word for stringy. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for stringy, like: wiry, ropy, threadlike, pasty, gluey, gummy, fibrous, sticky, filamentous, lanky and long.