Synonyms of gum in English:

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gum 1

noun

  • the photographs were stuck down with gum
    North American  mucilage
    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
    informal bung up, gunge up
  • 2 perfectionism tends to gum up the works
    obstruct, impede, hinder, interfere with, bring to a halt
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    Synonyms of gum in English:

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    gum 2

    noun

    Anatomy

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    gingival relating to the gums
    gingivitis inflammation of the gums
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