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English noun: glue

1. glue (substance) cement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive

Synonymsgum, mucilage

Broader (hypernym)cement

Narrower (hyponym)animal glue, casein glue, fish glue, marine glue

English verb: glue

1. glue (contact) join or attach with or as if with glue

SamplesPaste the sign on the wall.
Cut and paste the sentence in the text.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP

Broader (hypernym)attach

Narrower (hyponym)epoxy

2. glue (change) be fixed as if by glue

SamplesHis eyes were glued on her.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)fasten

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