Gummy

Gummy

Consisting of gum; viscous; adhesive; producing or containing gum; covered with gum or a substance resembling gum. Kindles the gummy bark of fir or pine. (Milton) Then rubs his gummy eyes.

(Science: medicine) (Dryden) gummy tumour, a gumma.

Origin: Compar. Gummer; superl. Gummirst.


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