adjective, gooier, gooiest.
like or covered with goo; sticky; viscid.
Informal. extremely sentimental or emotionally effusive.

1905–10, Americanism; goo + -ey1 Unabridged
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gooey (ˈɡuːɪ)
adj , gooier, gooiest
1.  sticky, soft, and often sweet
2.  oversweet and sentimental

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Example sentences
Not meaning sticky, but meaning gooey, as in viscous.
It is annoying when the gooey stuff drains out of the crusty exterior.
Everyone wants a new tub of the gooey, yellow-green ointment.
The cafeteria here serves fresh fruit and veggies, low-fat or no-fat milk, no
  sodas or fried foods and no gooey desserts.
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