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gluepot

[gloo-pot] /ˈgluˌpɒt/
noun
1.
a double boiler in which glue is melted.
Origin
1475-1485
1475-85; glue + pot1
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  • The gluepot is always handy in their shops, and a glued rag answers as well as the best adhesive plaster.
Slang definitions & phrases for gluepot

gluepot

noun

A racehorse: pay the cost the old gluepot rates when he toes the line

[1950s+; fr the conventional belief or suspicion that horses go to the glue factory as raw material when no longer of use]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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