What does mucilaginous mean?

Definitions for mucilaginousˌmyu səˈlædʒ ə nəs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word mucilaginous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gluey, glutinous, gummy, mucilaginous, pasty, sticky, viscid, viscous(adj)

    having the sticky properties of an adhesive


  1. mucilaginous(Adjective)

    Of, pertaining to, or resembling mucus; slimy and viscous.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mucilaginous(adj)

    partaking of the nature of, or resembling, mucilage; moist, soft, and viscid; slimy; ropy; as, a mucilaginous liquid

  2. Mucilaginous(adj)

    of, pertaining to, or secreting, mucilage; as, the mucilaginous glands

  3. Mucilaginous(adj)

    soluble in water, but not in alcohol; yielding mucilage; as, mucilaginous gums or plants

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. mucilagineux. See Mucilage.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mucilaginous in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mucilaginous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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