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Definition of: GUMS

gums
Cover, fill, fix or smear with or as if with gum; "if you gum the tape it is stronger"
The tissue (covered by mucous membrane) of the jaws that surrounds the bases of the teeth
A preparation (usually made of sweetened chicle) for chewing
Any of various trees of the genera Eucalyptus or Liquidambar or Nyssa that are sources of gum
Wood or lumber from any of various gum trees especially the sweet gum
Exude or form gum; "these trees gum in the Spring"
Cement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an adhesive
Become sticky
Any of various substances (soluble in water) that exude from certain plants; they are gelatinous when moist but harden on drying
Grind with the gums; chew without teeth and with great difficulty; "the old man had no teeth left and mumbled his food"

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mugs
mugs
The human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British)
A person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
The quantity that can be held in a mug
Rob at gunpoint or with the threat of violence; "I was mugged in the streets of New York last night"
With handle and usually cylindrical
smug
smug
(a.) Studiously neat or nice, especially in dress; spruce; affectedly precise; smooth and prim.
(v. t.) To make smug, or spruce.