adjective see marshmallow

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • marshmallowy — See marshmallow. * * * …   Universalium

  • marshmallowy — adjective a) Similar to a marshmallow b) soft and fluffy …   Wiktionary

  • marshmallowy — marsh·mal·lowy …   English syllables

  • marshmallowy — lōē, ləwē adjective : like marshmallow especially in being soft and cloying …   Useful english dictionary

  • marshmallow — marshmallowy, adj. /mahrsh mel oh, mal oh/, n. 1. a sweetened paste or confection made from the mucilaginous root of the marsh mallow. 2. a similar confection, usually soft and spongy, made from gum arabic or gelatin, sugar, corn syrup, and… …   Universalium

  • marshmallow — noun Date: before 12th century 1. a pink flowered European perennial herb (Althaea officinalis) of the mallow family that is naturalized in the eastern United States and has flowers, leaves, and roots used in herbal remedies 2. a sweet white… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • marsh|mal|low|y — «MAHRSH MAL oh ee, MEHL », adjective. resembling or suggesting marshmallow, as in appearance or sweetness: »wave to them cheerily from the marshmallowy cliffs (Mary McCarthy) …   Useful english dictionary

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