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Detailed Translations for sponginess from English to French


sponginess [the ~] noun

  1. the sponginess (rottenness; hollowness; rancidness)
    la pourriture

Translation Matrix for sponginess:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
pourriture hollowness; rancidness; rottenness; sponginess caboodle; cane; decay; deterioration; dry rot; mayhem; mess; process of putrefaction; putrefaction; rancidity; rotting; rubbish; trash
- compressibility; squeezability

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Antonyms for "sponginess":

  • incompressibility

Related Definitions for "sponginess":

  1. the property of being able to occupy less space1
  2. the porosity of a sponge1


spongy adj

  1. spongy (woolly; rotten; wooly)
  2. spongy (spongelike)

Translation Matrix for spongy:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- spongelike; squashy; squishy
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
mou rotten; spongy; woolly; wooly adorable; clammy; cute; dear; dizy; drained; enchanting; faint; flat; fluffy; languid; listless; lovely; miserable; smelling of sweat; soft; stale; sweaty; sweet; tender; washed out; weak; wretched
poreux spongelike; spongy porous
spongieux rotten; spongelike; spongy; woolly; wooly

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Related Definitions for "spongy":

  1. like a sponge in being able to absorb liquids and yield it back when compressed1
  2. easily squashed; resembling a sponge in having soft porous texture and compressibility1
    • spongy bread1

Wiktionary Translations for spongy:

  1. absorbent, squishy, porous