What do you mean by glued?

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asked May 2 in Words & Wordplay by telcomutties (1,600 points)
What do you mean by glued?

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answered May 4 by layla (53,300 points)
When someone is glued it can mean the person is high on drugs or they are simply glued to something such as glued to the computer, TV, etc.

Being glued is also to be unable to stop watching something: We were glued to the television watching the election results come in.

To be the “glue” in a company means to be someone that is trustworthy, respected and unites people with a focus towards a common goal.

It means someone who successfully bonds two different pieces or several sides of an organization together to function as one unit, even when it's not their role.

To come unglued means to lose your shit over something that is happening.

Or another meaning of coming unglued is to become extremely upset or angry about something.

If someone comes unglued, they become very upset and emotional, and perhaps confused or mentally ill.

[mainly US, informal].

When someone comes unhinged it means that they begin to behave in an uncontrolled or unreasonable way.

To stop being unhinged stop and notice the last time something got you to scream, rant, yell or be unhinged.

Don’t justify your actions, simply understand the situation that inspired your reaction.

Now consider, what other responses you could have had in the moment where you focused on the outcome, not on the reaction.

For you to get a better outcome, you will need to develop your self-management.

See it to start to change it.

Walk away from people that hurt you.
It's always okay to try.
Don't lose yourself.
You don't need late nights to have fun.
Keep your circle of friends small.
Keep your heart open.
Family matters the most.
Being stuck doesn't mean you're not progressing.

When a man is unhinged it means the man is distraught, unsettled or disordered.

A way to use unhinged would be.

The babysitter become unhinged when the 2 toddler twin boys would not stop fighting and tore up the house.

It is okay to say unhinged.

However some people may be offended by the saying unhinged but people can get offended by anything.

There's really nothing wrong though with saying unhinged.

When you say that someone comes or becomes unhinged, you mean that they begin to behave in an uncontrolled or unreasonable way.

Unhinged is an adjective.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

If someone's unhinged, they aren't completely sane. Unhinged is another way to say "crazy" or "out to lunch."

Unhinged can also mean someone is mentally ill or has a mental illness.

Some synonyms of the word unhinged include.


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