esp US glop (ɡlɑp)
/ (ɡluːp) /
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informal any messy sticky fluid or substance
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Derived forms of gloopgloopy or esp US gloppy, adjective
Word Origin for gloop
C20: of uncertain origin
Words nearby gloop
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Example sentences from the Web for gloop
Jan flung his baggage on to somebody and soundly boxed the corporal's ears, calling him a "gloop."The Luck of Thirteen|Jan Gordon