Synonyms of gum in English:

gum1

noun

  • the photographs were stuck down with gum
    glue, adhesive, fixative, paste, cement, resin, epoxy resin, superglue; North Americanmucilage
    North American informal stickum
  • verb

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  • the receipts were gummed into a special book
  • Phrases

    gum something up

  • 1 check the valves to make sure that they don't get gummed up
  • 2 perfectionism tends to gum up the works
    obstruct, impede, hinder, interfere with, bring to a halt
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