Definition of stringily in English:



See stringy

  • ‘She had straight brown hair that hung stringily down her back, and was wearing, like everyone, a bright blue jumpsuit with a number on the back.’
  • ‘Her right arm was bleeding, and her long hair fell stringily into her face.’
  • ‘His hair was falling stringily over his face and we started singing the William Tell Overture.’
  • ‘The other main course sampled was underseasoned and stringily overcooked braised beef with mushrooms and raisins.’
  • ‘One of the first signs your hair is too long is that your bangs get out of control, and hang down stringily over your forehead.’