flour·y || 'flaʊərɪ adj. of or like flour; coated or covered with flour

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • floury — adjective (flourier, flouriest) 1》 relating to, resembling, or covered with flour. 2》 (of a potato) having a soft, fluffy texture when cooked. Derivatives flouriness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • floury — UK [ˈflaʊrɪ] / US adjective Word forms floury : adjective floury comparative flourier superlative flouriest 1) covered with flour 2) like flour in taste or appearance …   English dictionary

  • flour — n. & v. n. 1 a meal or powder obtained by grinding and usu. sifting cereals, esp. wheat. 2 any fine powder. v.tr. 1 sprinkle with flour. 2 US grind into flour. Derivatives: floury adj. (flourier, flouriest). flouriness n. Etymology: ME, different …   Useful english dictionary

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