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sponge +‎ -y

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spongy (comparative spongier, superlative spongiest)

  1. Having the characteristics of a sponge, namely being absorbent, squishy or porous.
    spongy earth; spongy cake; spongy bones
  2. Wet; drenched; soaked and soft, like sponge; rainy.
    • Shakespeare
      spongy April

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