Synonyms of 'adhesive'
a weakness for rich meat dishes and sticky puddings
If the finish is still tacky, leave to harden.
tenacious catarrh in the nasal passages and lungs
He was covered in soft, glutinous mud.
There was gummy stuff all over the pages of the magazine.
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Glue that is made for sticking particular substances together is sometimes called cement.
Stick the pieces on with tile cement.
Glue is a sticky substance used for joining things together, often for repairing broken things.
a tube of glue
Thesaurus for adhesive from the Collins English Thesaurus
An adhesive is a substance such as glue, which is used to make things stick firmly together.