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glue sniffing

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noun
the inhaling of the fumes of certain kinds of glue for the hallucinogenic or euphoric effect.
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Origin of glue sniffing

An Americanism dating back to 1960–65

OTHER WORDS FROM glue sniffing

glue sniffer, noun

Words nearby glue sniffing

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British Dictionary definitions for glue sniffing

glue-sniffing

noun
the practice of inhaling the fumes of certain types of glue to produce intoxicating or hallucinatory effects

Derived forms of glue-sniffing

glue-sniffer, noun
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