Results for starch

Definitions of starch:

part of speech: noun

STARCHER.

part of speech: noun

Stiffness: formality.

part of speech: noun

A white farinaceous matter obtained from grain, potatoes, and other vegetable substances, used in the form of a jelly for stiffening articles of dress, & c.

part of speech: adjective

Starched.

part of speech: noun

A glistering white powder, forming when wet a sort of gum much used for stiffening cloth.

part of speech: noun

STARCHEDNESS.

part of speech: noun

A white vegetable substance; a paste made of this substance and used for laundry purposes, etc.; a stiff, formal manner; stiffness.

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