Meaning of GLUE in English



Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: glued ; glu · ing also glue · ing

Date: 14th century

1 : to cause to stick tightly with or as if with glue < gluing the parts together> <used that war to glue together a frail story ― Gloria Emerson>

2 : to cause to remain continuously or to be fixed steadily ― usually used with to <the spectators were glued to their seats> <all eyes glued to the TV screen>

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.