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glutinous (adj) sticky; viscous.
A glutinous substance is a sticky substance. Sugar syrup is glutinous because it is sticky and viscous. When rubber melts it becomes glutinous. Most resins are glutinous, that is, they are sticky.
- A number of plants ooze glutinous substances which when hardened on exposure to weather are used in various industries.
- Some glutinous substances stick so fast to your fingers that if you try to remove them your skin comes off.