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glue

2 verb
     
glue2 present participle gluing or glueing [transitive]
1 to join two things together using glue [= stick]
glue something (back) together
The sheets are glued together with strong adhesive.
glue something in place/position
Check that you have glued everything in place properly.
2

be glued to something

informal
a) to look at something with all your attention:
He was glued to the TV when the Olympics were on.
b) to not move because you are very interested, surprised, frightened etc:
We were glued to our chairs, listening intently to every word.
be glued to the spot British English
Sarah was glued to the spot, terrified by the scene in front of her.

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