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glue

glue

pronunciation:
glu
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a thick, sticky liquid used as an adhesive, such as the substance derived from hoofs, skins, and other animal proteins by boiling these in water.
synonyms:
cement, mucilage
similar words:
adhesive, epoxy, gum, mortar, paste
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: glued, glues, gluing
definition: to attach, join, or fasten with or as if with glue.
synonyms:
cement, paste, stick
similar words:
agglutinate, bind, epoxy, fix, gum, mortar, seal
derivations: gluelike (adj.), gluer (n.)
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