Definition of Gumminess

1. Noun. The property of being cohesive and sticky.




Definition of Gumminess

1. n. The state or quality of being gummy; viscousness.

Definition of Gumminess

1. Noun. The state or condition of being gummy. ¹

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Definition of Gumminess

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gumminess

gummatous ulcer
gummed
gummed label
gummered
gummering
gummers
gummi
gummi bear
gummi bears
gummier
gummies
gummiest
gummiferous
gummily
gumminess (current term)
gumminesses
gumming
gummings
gummite
gummites
gummose
gummoses
gummosis
gummosities
gummosity
gummous
gummy
gummy bear
gummy shark

Literary usage of Gumminess

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1. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"gumminess, (gnm'-me-nes) „. ,. The state of being gummy ; accumulation of gum. ... (gum-mos'-se-te) ns The nature of gum ; gumminess. ..."

2. The Culture of Tobacco by George M. Odlum, Brith South Africa Company (1905)
"Tobacco intended for pipe smoking and for cigarettes must be free from the gumminess so sought for in chewing tobaccos. This gumminess would interfere with ..."

3. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"Producing gum. gumminess (gum'i-nes), H. 1. The state or saws, ... gumminess ; the nature of gum ; a viscous or adhesive quality. [Rare. ..."

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