glaum

verb
\ ˈglȧm, -ȯ- \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of glaum

dialectal, chiefly British

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History and Etymology for glaum

probably from Scottish Gaelic glàim to handle awkwardly, seize voraciously

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“Glaum.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glaum. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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