Gluey is a synonym of gluelike.
As adjectives the difference between gluey and gluelike
is that gluey
is viscous and adhesive, as glue while gluelike
is resembling glue or some aspect of it.
Viscous and adhesive, as glue.
* 1984 , Herman Carmel, Black days, white nights
- The daily diet consisted of a slice of black, gluey bread with tea and one watery soup with a few frozen cabbage leaves in it.
Resembling glue or some aspect of it.