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synonyms for glutinous

  • adhesive
  • clammy
  • gelatinous
  • gluey
  • gooey
  • mucilaginous
  • ropy
  • slimy
  • stiff
  • syrupy
  • tenacious
  • thick
  • tough
  • viscid
  • viscose
See also synonyms for: glutinousness
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How to use glutinous in a sentence

He shares his excitement about a scene where Raya makes an offering with bánh tét, a glutinous rice cake eaten during Vietnamese New Year, which is also Nguyen’s favorite food and one that reminds him of home.
RAYA AND THE LAST DRAGON INTRODUCES DISNEY’S FIRST SOUTHEAST ASIAN PRINCESS. ADVOCATES SAY HOLLYWOOD REPRESENTATION SHOULDN’T STOP THEREKAT MOONMARCH 6, 2021TIME
The birds that build them swallow a certain kind of glutinous weed growing on the coral rocks.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
He came home with his flank heating and a glutinous moisture on his lip, and a hunted look in his eye.
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
Some, covered with a hairy and glutinous seaweed, seemed like large green moles boring a way into the rock.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
Suddenly a large, round, flattened, glutinous mass issued from beneath the crevice.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
There is another sort of tuberous root, called “ulluca” by the Peruvians, which is more glutinous and less pleasant to the taste.
POPULAR ADVENTURE TALESMAYNE REID
The glutinous paste with which its thighs were loaded enabled him to effect this the more easily.
THE DESERT HOMEMAYNE REID
Things sticky and glutinous pounce avidly upon it; nor is its seat reserved from paints and varnishes.
BIZARRELAWTON MACKALL
The glutinous material on the outside of the granules prevents the saliva from penetrating.
NERVOUS BREAKDOWNS AND HOW TO AVOID THEMCHARLES DAVID MUSGROVE
The copious secretion of the dermal glands is of especially glutinous quality in Gastrophryne.
FIELD STUDY OF KANSAS ANT-EATING FROGHENRY S. FITCH
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WORDS RELATED TO GLUTINOUS

  • adherent
  • adhering
  • agglutinant
  • attaching
  • clinging
  • clingy
  • gelatinous
  • glutinous
  • gooey
  • gummed
  • gummy
  • holding
  • hugging
  • mucilaginous
  • pasty
  • resinous
  • sticky
  • tenacious
  • viscid
  • viscous
  • waxy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.