• (adjective): Resembling syrup in taste or consistency.
  • (adjective): Cloyingly sweet or sentimental.

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  • (adjective): with honey added
  • (adjective): having a relatively high resistance to flow
  • (adjective): overly sweet

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  • All women receive attention on Moroccan streets, but I doubt a Moroccan woman is told in syrupy slick English that she is “very niiiiiice,” or that he “likes your size.”

  • Hiestand: Few surprises from CBS in syrupy Sunday show.

  • Sensibility, and the like, which recalled the syrupy sweetness and languid trickle of Laura Matilda's sentimentalities.

  • They just get syrupy, which is a problem in the popsicle world.

  • "Home from Work" throws a bit of a curve with vocal harmonies that recall syrupy 60s pop.

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