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


syrup +‎ -y (Wiktionary)



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