starch

suomi-englanti sanakirja

starch englannista suomeksi

  1. tärkkelys

  2. tärkätä

  3. tärkki

  1. Substantiivi

  2. tärkkelys

  3. jäykkyys

  4. tärkki

  5. Verbi

  6. tärkätä

  7. jäykkä

starch englanniksi

  1. A widely diffused vegetable substance found especially in seeds, bulbs, and tubers, and extracted (as from potatoes, corn, rice, etc.) as a white, glistening, granular or powdery substance, without taste or smell, and giving a very peculiar creaking sound when rubbed between the fingers. It is used as a food, in the production of commercial grape sugar, for stiffening linen in laundries, in making paste, etc.

  2. Carbohydrates, as with grain and potato based foods.

  3. A stiff, formal manner; formality.

  4. (RQ:Spectator)

  5. this Professor is to give the society their stiffening, and infuse into their manners that beautiful political starch, which may qualify them for Levées, Conferences, Visits
  6. Fortitude.

  7. (quote-book)

  8. Any of various starch-like substances used as a laundry stiffener

  9. To apply or treat with laundry starch, to create a hard, smooth surface.

  10. ''She starched her blouses.''

  11. Stiff; precise; rigid.

  12. 1713, (w), ''Eighteen sermons on practical subjects''

  13. misrepresenting Sobriety as a Starch and Formal, and Vertue as a Laborious and Slavish thing
  14. strong

  15. loud