AskDefine | Define glom

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glom

Verb

1 take by theft; "Someone snitched my wallet!" [syn: hook, snitch, thieve, cop, knock off]
2 seize upon or latch onto something; "The Republicans glommed onto Whitewater" [also: glomming, glommed]

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English

Etymology

From English/Scottish dialectal glaum

Verb

to glom
  1. To steal, to grab, to stare.

Derived terms

References

  • Glom, Free Dictionary.com
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