be gumming


2 [bih-guhm]
verb (used with object), begummed, begumming.
to smear, soil, clog, etc., with or as if with gum or a gummy substance.

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begum (ˈbeɪɡəm)
(in Pakistan and certain other Muslim countries) a woman of high rank, esp the widow of a prince
[C18: from Urdu begam, from Turkish begim; see bey]

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