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Dictionary definition for: Sticky

1. (s) having the properties of glue

2. (s) moist as with undried perspiration and with clothing sticking to the body; "felt sticky and chilly at the same time"

3. (s) hot or warm and humid; "muggy weather" "the steamy tropics" "sticky weather"

4. (s) hard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment; "awkward (or embarrassing or difficult) moments in the discussion" "an awkward pause followed his remark" "a sticky question" "in the unenviable position of resorting to an act he had planned

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