gooey

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gooey

1. In a thick, semi-liquid state. If you like soft, gooey chocolate chip cookies, my mom makes the best.
2. Overly sentimental. I don't need some sappy card and a box of chocolates on Valentine's Day—I hate all that gooey stuff.
3. A play on GUI, the initialism for "graphical user interface," which allows one to interact with a computer via a mouse or touchscreen. The tech guy thinks it's an issue with my gooey or something—I have no idea what he's talking about.

gooey

and GUI
n. a graphical user interface. (see also WIMP.) Some of the older programs that lack a gooey require a lot less memory to run.
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As if his eyes could touch me." Their political work brings them closer together, until the inevitable happens--and Belli's purplish prose gets even gooier: "While the afternoon slowly waned, we wandered the unexplored roads of the flesh, celebrating the ritual of a man and a woman fusing, daggers in a common sheath."
An interview with former Labor Secretary Robert Reich began with the guest's congratulations on her daughter's birthday and got gooier from there.
The reassuringly black-speckled vanilla seemed genuine enough and some of this was also served up with the other pud, a walnut toffee brownie, a belt-busting big slab which tasted soothingly sweet though brownies should really be gooier than this.