Definition of Stretchiness

1. Noun. The capacity for being stretched.

Exact synonyms: Stretch, Stretchability
Generic synonyms: Elasticity, Snap
Derivative terms: Stretch, Stretchy, Stretchable, Stretchy



Definition of Stretchiness

1. Noun. The state or condition of being stretchy. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stretchiness

stretchedness
stretcher-bearer
stretcher party
stretchered
stretchering
stretchers
stretches
stretches out
stretches the truth
stretchest
stretcheth
stretchier
stretchiest
stretchily
stretchiness (current term)
stretching
stretching(a)
stretching out
stretching the truth
stretchings
stretchmark
stretcht
stretchy
stretta
strettas
strette
stretti
stretto
strettos

Literary usage of Stretchiness

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1. Materials of Construction: Their Manufacture and Properties by Adelbert Philo Mills (1922)
"At the same time the " stretchiness " of the yarn or fabric is very much reduced, and the finished goods absorb dopes and dyes with much greater avidity. ..."

2. A Young Scholar's Letters: Being a Memoir of Byron Caldwell Smith by Byron Caldwell Smith, Day Otis Kellogg (1897)
"It took me with a fever and trembling, a stretchiness of the limbs, etc. At night I was advised to take a strong punch to produce a sweat. ..."

3. A Young Scholar's Letters: Being a Memoir of Byron Caldwell Smith by Byron Caldwell Smith, Day Otis Kellogg (1897)
"It took me with a fever and trembling, a stretchiness of the limbs, etc. At night I was advised to take a strong punch to produce a sweat. ..."

4. Snyder County Annals: A Collection of All Kinds of Historical Items by George Washington Wagenseller, Clara R. Winey (1919)
""It sure was," replied a bystander "but for true downright elastic stretchiness it didn't come up to Johnny Cappy's potpie." "How was that? ..."

5. The Manufacture of Boots and Shoes: Being a Modern Treatise of All the by F. Y. GOLDING (1902)
"... the " give " or stretchiness, and the mode of lasting. It is averaged at ^ in. The pattern may be completed as illustrated by Fig. 114. ..."

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