tackify

verb
tack·​i·​fy | \ ˈta-kə-ˌfī How to pronounce tackify (audio) \
tackified; tackifying

Definition of tackify

transitive verb

: to make (something, such as a resin adhesive) tacky or more tacky

Other Words from tackify

tackifier \ ˈta-​kə-​ˌfī(-​ə)r How to pronounce tackifier (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of tackify

1942, in the meaning defined above

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“Tackify.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tackify. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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