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Meaning of “glut” in the English Dictionary

"glut" in British English

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glutnoun [C]

uk   us   /ɡlʌt/
(Definition of glut from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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glutnoun [C]

 us   /ɡlʌt/
a ​supply or ​amount that is much ​greater than ​necessary: a glut of new ​housing a glut of ​information
(Definition of glut from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"glut" in Business English

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glutnoun [C]

uk   us   /ɡlʌt/
a ​supply of something that is much more than can be ​sold or is needed or wanted: a glut on/in the market The ​fall in ​demand for coffee could cause a glut in the ​market.a glut of sth The ​current glut of ​graduatesmeans that many of them will not be able to ​findjobs.

glutverb [T]

uk   us   /ɡlʌt/ (-tt-)
to ​supply something in much greater ​quantities than can be ​sold or is needed or wanted: glutted with sth Higher ​mortgagerates and over-building ​left some ​markets glutted with ​unsoldhouses.
(Definition of glut from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “glut”
in Spanish superabundancia, exceso…
in Vietnamese sự quá thừa…
in Malaysian kebanjiran…
in Thai ปริมาณมากเกินต้องการ…
in French surabondance…
in German die Fülle…
in Chinese (Simplified) 供过于求, 供应过剩…
in Turkish bolluk, çokluk…
in Russian избыток, изобилие…
in Indonesian hasil berlimpah…
in Chinese (Traditional) 供過於求, 供應過盛…
in Polish zalew…
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