Mealy meaning

mēlē
Resembling meal in texture or consistency; granular.

Mealy potatoes.

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Lacking healthy coloring; pale.
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Flecked with spots; mottled.
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Of or containing meal.
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Sprinkled or covered with meal.
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Spotty or flecked.
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Floury in color; pale.
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Describing a substance, especially a dry foodstuff such as grain, that resembles meal.

Below the hole the mice made in the woodwork was a pile of mealy sawdust.

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Mealy-mouthed.
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Other Word Forms

Adjective

Base Form:
mealy
Comparative
mealiest
Superlative
mealiest

Origin of mealy

  • See meal

    From Wiktionary