Definitions for glutglʌt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

glutglʌt(v.; n.)glut•ted, glut•ting

  1. (v.t.)to feed or fill to satiety; sate:

    to glut the appetite.

  2. to feed or fill to excess; stuff:

    to glut oneself with candy.

  3. to flood (the market) with a particular item or service so that the supply greatly exceeds the demand.

  4. to choke up:

    to glut a channel.

  5. (v.i.)to eat to satiety or to excess.

  6. (n.)an excessive supply or amount; surfeit.

  7. an act of glutting or the state of being glutted.

Origin of glut:

1275–1325; back formation from glutunglutton

Princeton's WordNet

  1. glut, oversupply, surfeit(verb)

    the quality of being so overabundant that prices fall

  2. gorge, ingurgitate, overindulge, glut, englut, stuff, engorge, overgorge, overeat, gormandize, gormandise, gourmandize, binge, pig out, satiate, scarf out(verb)

    overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself

    "She stuffed herself at the dinner"; "The kids binged on ice cream"

  3. flood, oversupply, glut(verb)

    supply with an excess of

    "flood the market with tennis shoes"; "Glut the country with cheap imports from the Orient"

Wiktionary

  1. glut(Noun)

    an excess, too much

  2. glut(Verb)

    To fill to capacity, to satisfy all requirement or demand, to sate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Glut(verb)

    to swallow, or to swallow greedlly; to gorge

  2. Glut(verb)

    to fill to satiety; to satisfy fully the desire or craving of; to satiate; to sate; to cloy

  3. Glut(verb)

    to eat gluttonously or to satiety

  4. Glut(noun)

    that which is swallowed

  5. Glut(noun)

    plenty, to satiety or repletion; a full supply; hence, often, a supply beyond sufficiency or to loathing; over abundance; as, a glut of the market

  6. Glut(noun)

    something that fills up an opening; a clog

  7. Glut(noun)

    a wooden wedge used in splitting blocks

  8. Glut(noun)

    a piece of wood used to fill up behind cribbing or tubbing

  9. Glut(noun)

    a bat, or small piece of brick, used to fill out a course

  10. Glut(noun)

    an arched opening to the ashpit of a klin

  11. Glut(noun)

    a block used for a fulcrum

  12. Glut(noun)

    the broad-nosed eel (Anguilla latirostris), found in Europe, Asia, the West Indies, etc


Translations for glut

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

glut(noun)

too great a supply

There has been a glut of apples this year.

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