glommed[ glom ]SEE DEFINITION OF glommed
Synonyms for glommed
- round up
- pick up
- pull in
- put the arm on
- put the cuffs on
- run in
- take in
- take prisoner
- toss in jail
Antonyms for glommed
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GLOMMED
Don't you know, even, why she came and glommed onto me like that?
He got all right again, and they stuck him in jail along with another one old Lauman, the sheriff, glommed a week ago.
"I want to show yuh a couple of dandy serapes I just glommed, down street," he said, and rolled the bundle open upon the desk.
Brad glommed him glumly in the gloaming, with more than a glimmer of gloomy foreboding.
1907, glahm "grab, snatch, steal," American English underworld slang, from Scottish glaum (1715), apparently from Gaelic glam "to handle awkwardly, grab voraciously, devour." Sense of "look at, watch" (1945) apparently is derived from the same source. Related: Glommed; glomming.