Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb glom

2 senses of glom

Sense 1
hook, snitch, thieve, cop, knock off, glom -- (take by theft; "Someone snitched my wallet!")
       => steal -- (take without the owner's consent; "Someone stole my wallet on the train"; "This author stole entire paragraphs from my dissertation")

Sense 2
glom -- (seize upon or latch onto something; "The Republicans glommed onto Whitewater")
       => get, acquire -- (come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; "She got a lot of paintings from her uncle"; "They acquired a new pet"; "Get your results the next day"; "Get permission to take a few days off from work")

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