glue glue  /ɡ ˈlu/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) cement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive
  2. (v) join or attach with or as if with glue
  3. (v) be fixed as if by glue

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Usage(s):

  1. PTI tracks down the Olympic secret behind the flying paddles of the world's best table tennis players: glue.
  2. A dream of bone doctors for generations has been a substance that will glue broken bones together, permit rapid recovery.
  3. The newest kick is glue sniffing.

News

  1. The Insider: Michaels Craft Store Opening in Plant City

    The hot glue and sequins are still drying on the newest Michaels location. The arts and crafts supplier will open a new store next month in the Lake Walden Square shopping center in Plant City.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: The Lakeland Ledger

  2. The Best Trick Shots Are the Ones Taken Through the Sunroofs of Speeding Fiats

    There’s nothin’ better than tossing around the ol’ pigskin with your pals on a warm summer day. Except for when babies wear tiny versions of grownup shoes. That’s pretty great. Or the rush you get when you peel the glue off the back of a gift card. That’s good, too.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Glue Networks Introduces Gluware® Geolocation Security Features for Router Management Using the Cisco onePK Developer ...

    Glue Networks, Inc., developer and provider of the world’s most advanced software-defined Wide Area Network technology, announced today new Gluware® geolocation security features for router management that utilize the Cisco Open Network Environment Platform Kit .
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I couldn't be more happy," Manchin said. "I've watched this team come together and this gentleman right here, Billy Stewart, bring it together. He's the glue. There's not a mother or father watching today that wouldn't be proud to have their...
    on Jan 3, 2008 By: Joe Manchin Source: Forbes

  2. "He is the glue to their team," said North Carolina State coach Sidney Lowe, whose Wolfpack travels here Wednesday night. "What I've seen in him is a player that's certainly capable of doing a lot, but he knows he's got a lot of help around...
    on Feb 17, 2009 By: Sidney Lowe Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Once he became a teammate of mine, I saw a whole different side that other people don't see," guard Jason Richardson said. "They just see all the negative things that surround him. He's the glue to this team. He keeps going. He always guards...
    on May 5, 2007 By: Jason Richardson Source: SI.com

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