HyperDic: glue

English > 3 senses of the word glue:
VERBcontactglue, pastejoin or attach with or as if with glue
changegluebe fixed as if by glue
NOUNsubstanceglue, gum, mucilagecement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive
glue > pronunciation
Soundsgluw'
Rhymesbleu ... Zulu: 18 rhymes with luw...
English > glue: 3 senses > noun 1, substance
Meaningcement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive.
Synonymsgum, mucilage
Narroweranimal glueA protein gelatin obtained by boiling e.g. skins and hoofs of cattle and horses
casein gluemade from casein
fish gluegelatinous substance obtained by boiling skins fins and bones of fish
marine glueglue that is not water soluble
BroadercementSomething that hardens to act as adhesive material
Spanishcola, goma, mucílago, pegamento
Catalancola, goma d'enganxar, goma
Adjectivesglueyhaving the sticky properties of an adhesive
Verbsgluebe fixed as if by glue
gluejoin or attach with or as if with glue
English > glue: 3 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningjoin or attach with or as if with glue.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Synonympaste
Narrowerepoxyglue with epoxy
BroaderattachCause to be attached
Spanishencolar, pegar
Catalanencolar, enganxar
Nounsgluecement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive
English > glue: 3 senses > verb 2, change
MeaningBe fixed as if by glue.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s PP
Example"His eyes were glued on her"
BroaderfastenBecome fixed or fastened
Catalanenganxar
Nounsgluecement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive

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