Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Sorry I had to be rough with him like that, Miss, but you saw he was gumming the game.

Water is poured into the canoe and every point of exit marked for gumming.

They can mostly do perforating and gumming, odds and ends too.

The last process was the gumming of the seams to make them water-tight.

The gumming is done with the edge of the file while filing the front edges of the teeth.

After gumming the saw a few times the teeth must become regular.

If it is intended to gum the guards, the gumming should be attended to before the sewing.

Bluebell had been gumming it, and had left it on the table to dry.

Before folding and gumming the top column, or lantern, together, windows must be cut out.

It can be weighted at H by gumming several strips of cardboard across or by affixing sealing-wax.