Definition of sticky:
sugarcoated, chocolate-box, touchy, multiuser, drippy, schmaltzy, sensitive, ruled, damaging, tropical, unsafe, sticking, caramelized, spiny, squared, ungainly, chilled, boiling, always-on, thorny, problematic, hairy, delicate, pastelike, nasty, scratch-and-sniff, cumbersome, saccharine, cloying, sappy, prickly, sloppy, catchy, horny, awkward, inapt, navigable, cohesive, downloadable, clumsy, scalding, viscid, maudlin, randy, chewy, sugary, lined, wet, mortifying, online, injurious, hot, unenviable, calorific, ill-chosen, offline, scorching, hard, risky, fruity, hazardous, perilous, mawkish, dangerous, slushy, balmy, steamy, sultry, dodgy, glutinous, harmful, blank, above-the-fold, gummed, humid, bunglesome, red-hot, tricksy, mucilaginous, lovey-dovey, mild, adherent, turned on, clean, muggy, syrupy, aroused, steaming, saturated, ill at ease, below-the-fold, bedraggled, self-adhesive, damp, tricky, clingy, gummy, soaked, sentimental, easy, ticklish, disastrous, gooey, tight, ruinous, click-and-mortar, soaking, dry, keep, knotty, novelettish, soggy, spoony, crisp, rough, cream, pasty, crispy, burning, difficult, gluey, mushy, drenched, tenacious, manila, warm, stick-on, tough, cyber-, adhesive, cool, moist, ruttish, inept, viscous, soppy, uneasy, embarrassing.
- "Children of the Wild", Charles G. D. Roberts.
- "Voodoo Planet", Andrew North.
For me, as a child, it meant the labour of a long, an endless morning, to descend to the snow- white pebbles, to sport at the edge of the cold, sharp sea, and then to climb up home again, slipping in the sticky red mud, clutching at the smooth boughs of the wild ash, toiling, toiling upwards into flat land out of that hollow world of rocks.- "Father and Son", Edmund Gosse.