adjective. forming viscous or glutinous threads.
adjective. thin in diameter; resembling a thread.
Example sentences of the word thready
After flowering, a green fruit ripens, growing up to 15 inches long and almost a foot wide with a thick, thready husk encasing a round nut.
2. Noun, singular or mass
It's light green leaves are finely dissected and it has an overall thready or lacy appearance.