Definition of 'runny'

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Example sentences containing 'runny'

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The fiercest opposition she faced came from battling a runny nose that left her sounding full of cold. The Sun (2016)When the bottoms have set, finish cooking any runny egg white under the grill. The Sun (2016)Or worst of all, fried eggs with runny whites. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Why are your scrambled eggs so runny? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Serve with runny honey or maple syrup as desired. Turner, Roger Newman The Hayfever Handbook - a summer survival guide (1988)It pours through corners like runny honey from a warm spoon. The Sun (2009)Add a little almond cream or runny honey to flavour. Turner, Roger Newman The Hayfever Handbook - a summer survival guide (1988)It feels like the runny cheese in just one steak is enough to clog my system for years. The Sun (2014)Best for sneezing and runny nose. The Sun (2008)One of the secrets of keeping the white together and getting a nice runny yolk is to use very fresh farm eggs. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Not runny or unpleasant, but much softer and more easily passed. Kowalski, Robert E The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Within days, all our persistent coughs and runny noses have vanished. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Cover the carrots with 1 tbsp runny honey and the beetroot with balsamic. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There's no way the flu jab could cause a persistently runny nose. The Sun (2009)Passengers with headaches, sore throats and runny noses would be targeted by the airlines. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Downside: will leave you with swollen eyes and a runny nose. Times, Sunday Times (2006)My main problem is an itchy or runny nose and sneezing, particularly first thing in the morning. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You are aiming for egg yolks that feel firm enough to be pressed gently between your fingertips while retaining a soft and slightly runny centre. Times, Sunday Times (2008)When they look perfect, take them out and drizzle some runny honey and a little sesame oil all over them. The Sun (2016)Many of us are guilty of demanding medicine from our GPs the second we have a sore throat or a runny nose. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Season the apple and parsnip mixture with salt and pepper, stir through the thyme and serve with the runny egg on top. Times, Sunday Times (2006)PREGNANT women can safely eat runny eggs again for the first time in 28 years. The Sun (2016)PREGNANT women should no longer be warned against eating raw or runny eggs, a safety committee says. The Sun (2016)When foam has doubled in volume with soft peaks, drizzle in cooled but runny butter, whisking as you pour. Times, Sunday Times (2011)

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Translations for 'runny'

British English: runny ADJECTIVE
Something that is runny is more liquid than usual or than was intended.
Warm the honey until it becomes runny.


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