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English definition of “be glued to sth”

be glued to sth

informal
C2 to be unable to stop watching something: We were glued to the television watching the election results come in.Excited, interested and enthusiastic
(Definition of be glued to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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