Definition of Glut

1. Noun. The quality of being so overabundant that prices fall.

Exact synonyms: Oversupply, Surfeit
Generic synonyms: Overabundance, Overmuch, Overmuchness, Superabundance
Derivative terms: Oversupply



2. Verb. Overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself. "The kids binged on ice cream"

3. Verb. Supply with an excess of. "Glut the country with cheap imports from the Orient"
Exact synonyms: Flood, Oversupply
Generic synonyms: Furnish, Provide, Render, Supply
Derivative terms: Flood, Oversupply

Definition of Glut

1. v. t. To swallow, or to swallow greedlly; to gorge.

2. v. i. To eat gluttonously or to satiety.

3. n. That which is swallowed.

Definition of Glut

1. Noun. an excess, too much ¹

2. Verb. To fill to capacity, to satisfy all requirement or demand, to sate. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Glut

1. to feed or fill to excess [v GLUTTED, GLUTTING, GLUTS]

Medical Definition of Glut

1. 1. To swallow, or to swallow greedlly; to gorge. "Though every drop of water swear against it, And gape at widest to glut him." (Shak) 2. To fill to satiety; to satisfy fully the desire or craving of; to satiate; to sate; to cloy. "His faithful heart, a bloody sacrifice, Torn from his breast, to glut the tyrant's eyes." (Dryden) "The realms of nature and of art were ransacked to glut the wonder, lust, and ferocity of a degraded populace." (C. Kingsley) To glut the market, to furnish an oversupply of any article of trade, so that there is no sale for it. Origin: OE. Glotten, fr. OF. Glotir, gloutir, L. Glutire, gluttire; cf. Gr. To eat, Skr. Gar. Cf. Gluttion, Englut. 1. That which is swallowed. 2. Plenty, to satiety or repletion; a full supply; hence, often, a supply beyond sufficiency or to loathing; over abundance; as, a glut of the market. "A glut of those talents which raise men to eminence." (Macaulay) 3. Something that fills up an opening; a clog. 4. A wooden wedge used in splitting blocks. An arched opening to the ashpit of a klin. A block used for a fulcrum. 5. The broad-nosed eel (Anguilla latirostris), found in Europe, Asia, the West Indies, etc. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Glut

glunch
glunched
glunches
glunching
gluodynamics
gluon
gluonic
gluonium
gluons
gluonstrahlung
gluphosinate
glurge
glurgy
glushinskite
glusulase
glut (current term)
glut itis
gluta-
glutaconate
glutaconic
glutaconic acid
glutaconyl CoA decarboxylase
glutaeal
glutaei
glutaeus
glutamate
glutamate-ammonia ligase
glutamate-cysteine ligase
glutamate-semialdehyde dehydrogenase
glutamate-tRNA ligase

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