English version

gum something ↔ up

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgum something ↔ up phrasal verb informalSTOP something THAT IS HAPPENINGto prevent a machine from moving and working properly Dirt had got inside the watch and gummed up the works. gum→ See Verb table
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Verb table
gum
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theygum
he, she, itgums
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theygummed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave gummed
he, she, ithas gummed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad gummed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill gum
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have gummed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam gumming
he, she, itis gumming
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you, we, theyare gumming
Past
I, he, she, itwas gumming
you, we, theywere gumming
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been gumming
he, she, ithas been gumming
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been gumming
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be gumming
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been gumming
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