How To Spell gum?

Correct spelling: gum

What does the abbreviation gum mean?

Google Ngram Viewer results for gum:

This graph shows how "gum" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for gum?

  1. Ay, by gum I do! – Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  2. He then walked with Mr. Browne to the top of the nearest hill, and from it observed two lines of gum trees in the plains below them to the north, which gave them hopes of finding water in the morning, as they were without any. – Expedition into Central Australia by Charles Sturt
  3. Speaking of chewing gum made Flossie remember she was thirsty, and after Mr. Bobbsey had thanked the man with the red lantern, and had explained to Freddie that it was used to stop trains in case of an accident, the Bobbsey party went up out of the underground station and into a candy store. – The Bobbsey Twins in a Great City by Laura Lee Hope
  4. By gum that woman! – The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke by C. J. Dennis
  5. If he wanted a few Gum Drops he would go into the Candy Store and get them, and then ask the Man if he was willing to take Stamps. – More Fables by George Ade
  6. By gum said he, I know them now. – New Faces by Myra Kelly
  7. Bunty said, peeping through Pip's arm on the box seat, and seeing still nothing but an endless vista of gum trees. – Seven Little Australians by Ethel Sybil Turner
  8. He caught the snake behind the hood, forced the mouth open with the blade of the knife, and showed the terrible poison- fangs of the upper jaw lying black and withered in the gum – The Second Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
  9. No- no, by gum no! – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  10. When Parson Blake comes to dinner, don't you see how at a glance from his little wife he puts his glass down and says, " No, thank you, Mr. Gumbo," when old Gum brings him wine? – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray

What are the rhymes for gum?

  1. maam, lumb, strum, hum, come, scum, glum, numb, from, plumb, dumb, mum, lum, um, slum, dum, thumb, grum, stum, gumm, mumm, plum, gmbh, chum, bum, umm, sum, thum, swum, humm, drum, rum, clum, lumm, yum, crumb, crum, dumm, some;
  2. become, alum, succumb;

What are the translations for gum?

Chinese words for Gum

胶, 香糖, 树胶, 牙周, 齿龈, 牙肉, 牙床, 黏儿.

Dutch words for Gum

gom, tandvlees.

French words for Gum

coller, collé, gomme, chewing-gum, gencive, gommer.

German words for Gum

Klebstoff, Gummi, Zahnfleisch, Gummierung, Gingiva, Gummibaum, Klebgummi.

Spanish words for Gum

goma, pegamento, chicle, encía, resina.