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glue

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a substance used to stick things together
  • used glue to stick the photo in the album

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glue

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of glue (Entry 2 of 2)

as in bind, fasten

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The first known use of glue was in the 14th century

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Thesaurus Entries Near glue

glozing (over)

glue

glued

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“Glue.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/glue. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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