part of speech: noun

definition: a thick, sticky liquid used to join things together.

synonyms: cement, mucilage


part of speech: verb

inflections: glues, gluing, glued

definition: to fasten or hold with or as if with glue.

  • I glued the broken pieces back together.
  • His eyes were glued to the television.

synonyms: cement, paste, stick

derivations: gluelike (adj.), gluer (n.)