This is a sticky situation. We could be in this for weeks if we're not careful.
We should make the printing direction sticky so the user doesn't have to keep setting it.
A woman has come to me with the complaint that her website is not "sticky" - 70% of the visits last 30 seconds or less.
Her desk is covered with yellow stickies.
An example of sticky is cookie dough that won't come off your fingers; sticky dough.
An example of sticky is the weather when it is a 90 degree day with 90 percent humidity; sticky weather.
A sticky day.
A sticky situation.
Sticky keys; a sticky menu.
A sticky countertop.
A sticky climate.
A sticky problem.
Other Word Forms
Origin of sticky
- From stick +"Ž -y.