Origin of glutinous
Examples from the Web for glutinous
It cannot be made into loaves, as much moisture would make it too glutinous to bake.
A glutinous mass, endowed with a malignant will, what can be more horrible?Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo
From these is emitted a glutinous liquid, with which his long tongue is lubricated when he puts it into the ants' nests.Wanderings in South America|Charles Waterton
The glutinous residue is then used for preparing articles of food.Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value|Harry Snyder
The preparation consisted of lime, cocoanut water, and the glutinous juice of a fruit which grows upon the paragaha-tree.The Pearl of India|Maturin M. Ballou