General English

General Science

  • adjective having the sticking quality of glue

Cars & Driving

  • noun a substance used to join together two or more solids so that they form a single piece, such as resins, formaldehyde, glue, cement, etc.


  • Generally, any substance that binds two surfaces together. In construction, the term is used principally in the wallboard and roofing trades.

Information & Library Science

  • noun a substance used to make things stick together


  • adjective relating to something that sticks