Meaning of GLUE in English


■ noun an adhesive substance used for sticking objects or materials together.

■ verb ( ~s , gluing or ~ing , ~d )

1》 fasten or join with ~.

2》 ( be ~d to ) informal be paying very close attention to.


~-like adjective

~y adjective

~yness noun


ME: from OFr. glu (n.), ~r (v.), from late L. glus , glut- , from L. gluten .

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