Definition of "gummy" []

  • Consisting of or containing gum. (adjective)
  • Covered or clogged with or as if with gum. (adjective)
  • Having the texture or properties of gum; sticky and viscid. (adjective)
  • Sticky or tacky (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Consisting of, coated with, or clogged by gum or a similar substance (adjective)
  • Producing gum (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "gummy" in a sentence
  • "Her wrists are covered by lots of thin gummy bracelets."
  • "Australian sea-side hotel was regularly supplied with young shark -- "gummy" -- by a fisherman, for whose veracity the author can vouch."
  • "July 23, 2009 at 9:59 am yeps …. no be calling her gummy yet LOL"