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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having a sticky surface.

Usage examples (36)
  • The means to gain happiness is to throw out from oneself like a spider in all directions an adhesive web of love, and to catch in it all that comes.
  • As for the tape, the older the adhesive is the harder it is to remove.
  • Painting before the adhesive is applied will keep the color on much longer.
  • If the adhesive is so strong, how do they get their feet off? ... for more
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