Glut - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɡlʌt|  American pronunciation of the word glut
Brit.  |ɡlʌt|  British pronunciation of the word glut

noun

- the quality of being so overabundant that prices fall (syn: surfeit)

verb

- overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself (syn: binge, engorge, gorge, gormandize, ingurgitate, overeat, overindulge, satiate, stuff)
- supply with an excess of (syn: flood)

Examples

a glut of oil on the world market

The glut of oil depressed gas prices

Word forms

noun
I/you/we/they: glut
he/she/it: gluts
present participle: glutting
past tense: glutted
past participle: glutted
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