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glut

 (glŭt)
v. glut·ted, glut·ting, gluts
v.tr.
1. To fill beyond capacity, especially with food; satiate: The lions slept after they glutted themselves on the kill.
2. To flood (a market) with an excess of goods so that supply exceeds demand.
v.intr.
To eat or indulge in something excessively.
n.
An oversupply: A glut of gasoline caused prices at the pump to fall.

[Middle English glotten, probably from Old French glotoiier, to eat greedily, from Latin gluttīre.]

glut

(ɡlʌt)
n
1. an excessive amount, as in the production of a crop, often leading to a fall in price
2. the act of glutting or state of being glutted
vb (tr) , gluts, glutting or glutted
3. to feed or supply beyond capacity
4. (Commerce) to supply (a market) with a commodity in excess of the demand for it
5. to cram full or choke up: to glut a passage.
[C14: probably from Old French gloutir, from Latin gluttīre; see glutton1]
ˈgluttingly adv

glut

(glʌt)

v. glut•ted, glut•ting,
n. v.t.
1. to feed or fill to satiety; sate: to glut the appetite.
2. to feed or fill to excess; stuff: to glut oneself with candy.
3. to flood (the market) with a particular item or service so that the supply greatly exceeds the demand.
4. to choke up: to glut a channel.
v.i.
5. to eat to satiety or to excess.
n.
6. an excessive supply or amount; surfeit.
7. an act of glutting or the state of being glutted.
[1275–1325; back formation from glutun glutton]

glut

- The amount of liquid swallowed in a gulp.
See also related terms for swallow.

glut


Past participle: glutted
Gerund: glutting

Imperative
glut
glut
Present
I glut
you glut
he/she/it gluts
we glut
you glut
they glut
Preterite
I glutted
you glutted
he/she/it glutted
we glutted
you glutted
they glutted
Present Continuous
I am glutting
you are glutting
he/she/it is glutting
we are glutting
you are glutting
they are glutting
Present Perfect
I have glutted
you have glutted
he/she/it has glutted
we have glutted
you have glutted
they have glutted
Past Continuous
I was glutting
you were glutting
he/she/it was glutting
we were glutting
you were glutting
they were glutting
Past Perfect
I had glutted
you had glutted
he/she/it had glutted
we had glutted
you had glutted
they had glutted
Future
I will glut
you will glut
he/she/it will glut
we will glut
you will glut
they will glut
Future Perfect
I will have glutted
you will have glutted
he/she/it will have glutted
we will have glutted
you will have glutted
they will have glutted
Future Continuous
I will be glutting
you will be glutting
he/she/it will be glutting
we will be glutting
you will be glutting
they will be glutting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been glutting
you have been glutting
he/she/it has been glutting
we have been glutting
you have been glutting
they have been glutting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been glutting
you will have been glutting
he/she/it will have been glutting
we will have been glutting
you will have been glutting
they will have been glutting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been glutting
you had been glutting
he/she/it had been glutting
we had been glutting
you had been glutting
they had been glutting
Conditional
I would glut
you would glut
he/she/it would glut
we would glut
you would glut
they would glut
Past Conditional
I would have glutted
you would have glutted
he/she/it would have glutted
we would have glutted
you would have glutted
they would have glutted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.glut - the quality of being so overabundant that prices fall
overmuch, overmuchness, superabundance, overabundance - a quantity that is more than what is appropriate; "four-year-olds have an overabundance of energy"; "we received an inundation of email"
Verb1.glut - overeat or eat immodestlyglut - overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself; "She stuffed herself at the dinner"; "The kids binged on ice cream"
eat - eat a meal; take a meal; "We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls"; "I didn't eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation"
2.glut - supply with an excess of; "flood the market with tennis shoes"; "Glut the country with cheap imports from the Orient"
furnish, provide, supply, render - give something useful or necessary to; "We provided the room with an electrical heater"

glut

noun
1. surfeit, excess, surplus, plethora, saturation, oversupply, overabundance, superabundance, superfluity There's a glut of agricultural products in Western Europe.
surfeit lack, shortage, want, scarcity, dearth, paucity
verb
1. saturate, flood, choke, clog, overload, inundate, deluge, oversupply Soldiers returning from war had glutted the job market.
2. overfill, fill, stuff, cram, satiate The pond was glutted with fish.

glut

verb
To satisfy to the full or to excess:
noun
An amount or quantity beyond what is needed, desired, or appropriate:
Translations
وُفْرَه، فَيْض
nadbytek
overskud
liikaylijäämäylimääräinen
offramboî
galybė
pārpilnībapārsātinātība
bollukfazlalık

glut

[glʌt]
A. Nsuperabundancia f, exceso m
to be a glut on the marketinundar el mercado
B. VT
1. (Comm) [+ market] → inundar
2. [+ person] → hartar, saciar
to glut o.satracarse (with de) to be glutted with fruithaberse atracado de fruta

glut

[ˈglʌt]
n [food] → surabondance f
a glut of oil → un excédent de pétrole
vt [+ market] → encombrer
to be glutted [market, economy] → être saturé(e)
to be glutted with sth → être saturé(e) de qch

glut

vt
(Comm) market (manufacturer etc)überschwemmen; sugar is glutting the world marketder Weltmarkt wird mit Zucker überschwemmt
to glut oneself (with food) → schlemmen; to be glutted with somethingmit etw vollgestopft sein
nSchwemme f; (of manufactured goods also)Überangebot nt (→ of an +dat); a glut of oilein Überangebot an Öl

glut

[glʌt]
1. nsovrabbondanza, surplus m inv, eccesso
2. vt (market) → inondare, saturare; (with food) → saziare

glut

(glat) noun
too great a supply. There has been a glut of apples this year.
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