from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Consisting of or containing gum.
  • adj. Covered or clogged with or as if with gum.
  • adj. Having the texture or properties of gum; sticky and viscid.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Showing the gums.
  • n. Short for gummy shark.
  • n. A sheep that is losing or has lost its teeth.
  • adj. Resembling gum (the substance).
  • n. A gummy candy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Consisting of gum; viscous; adhesive; producing or containing gum; covered with gum or a substance resembling gum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Consisting of gum; of the nature of gum; viscous; adhesive.
  • Impregnated with gum; giving out gum; covered with or clogged by gum or viscous matter.
  • In pathology, pertaining to or having the nature of a gumma; gummatous.
  • Having an accumulation of gum, or matter resembling gum; stuffy; puffy; swollen.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. covered with adhesive gum
  • adj. having the sticky properties of an adhesive


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