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Synonyms for gum
gʌmgum

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chewing gum, gumnoun

    a preparation (usually made of sweetened chicle) for chewing

    Synonyms:
    gingiva, gum tree, mucilage, chewing gum, glue, gumwood

  2. gingiva, gumnoun

    the tissue (covered by mucous membrane) of the jaws that surrounds the bases of the teeth

    Synonyms:
    gingiva, gum tree, chewing gum, mucilage, gumwood, glue

  3. gumnoun

    any of various substances (soluble in water) that exude from certain plants; they are gelatinous when moist but harden on drying

    Synonyms:
    gingiva, gum tree, mucilage, gumwood, chewing gum, glue

  4. glue, gum, mucilagenoun

    cement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive

    Synonyms:
    gingiva, gum tree, chewing gum, mucilage, gumwood, glue

  5. gumwood, gumnoun

    wood or lumber from any of various gum trees especially the sweet gum

    Synonyms:
    gingiva, gum tree, chewing gum, mucilage, gumwood, glue

  6. gum tree, gumverb

    any of various trees of the genera Eucalyptus or Liquidambar or Nyssa that are sources of gum

    Synonyms:
    gingiva, chewing gum, mucilage, gumwood, gum tree, glue

  7. gumverb

    cover, fill, fix or smear with or as if with gum

    "if you gum the tape it is stronger"

    Synonyms:
    mumble

  8. mumble, gumverb

    grind with the gums; chew without teeth and with great difficulty

    "the old man had no teeth left and mumbled his food"

    Synonyms:
    maunder, mussitate, mumble, mutter

  9. gumverb

    become sticky

    Synonyms:
    mumble

  10. gumverb

    exude or form gum

    "these trees gum in the Spring"

    Synonyms:
    mumble

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "gum":

    gomme, dentyne, eraser

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Gum":

    Wellington Pereira Rodrigues, Guerreiro Tricolor, ShoGum, OGum

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. gum

    Synonyms:
    Acacia senegal

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How to use gum in a sentence?

  1. Topps Company:

    Don't talk chum,chew Topps gum

  2. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    Jerry Ford is so dumb he can't fart and chew gum at the same time.

  3. Frank Lloyd Wright:

    Television: chewing gum for the eyes.

  4. Nancy Pelosi:

    We can walk and chew gum.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If you want to be a true revolutionist, you must first quit chewing gum, because revolution requires high seriousness!

Images & Illustrations of gum

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