- of or like a thread; stringy; fibrous; filamentous
- forming threads; viscid: said of liquids
- of or covered with threads or threadlike parts; fibrous
- thin, weak, feeble, etc.: a thready voice, a thready pulse
- Consisting of or resembling thread; filamentous.
- Capable of forming or tending to form threads; viscid.
- Medicine Weak and shallow. Used of a pulse.
- Lacking fullness of tone; thin: a thready voice.
(comparative threadier, superlative threadiest)
thread + -y