Definition of sponginess in English:



  • See spongy

    • ‘The vacuole numbers were much higher in the old than in the young mice, indicating the rapid development of sponginess caused by aging.’
    • ‘I'm not referring to the sponginess of the ground, I'm referring to that shelf, which is there I believe still now.’
    • ‘‘Let us go for tea,’ I suggested, putting my hand on his arm, noting its tremble and sponginess.’
    • ‘‘Everywhere reason is under threat as a sponginess of thought blurs the line between the real and the fantastical’.’
    • ‘There is a sponginess underfoot; a greater upward force to your movements.’