Definition of viscid:
steamy, glutinous, viscose, syrupy, adherent, adhesive, unenviable, sticking, gummed, embarrassing, sticky, mucilaginous, gluey, thick, clingy, muggy, tenacious, pastelike, gummy, viscous, pasty, cohesive, awkward, solid.
- "Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure", William Thomas Fernie.
Immediately the fly alights on the leaf, it may be that only one of its six legs stick to the sweet, viscid substance at the extremity of the hairs; but in struggling to free itself, it invariably touches with its legs or wings the contiguous hairs, and is immediately fixed.- "Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad", Various.
- "The Elements of Geology", William Harmon Norton.