noun \ˈbläb\

: a usually small amount of something thick and wet

: something that does not have a regular shape

Full Definition of BLOB

a :  a small drop or lump of something viscid or thick
b :  a daub or spot of color
:  something shapeless

Examples of BLOB

  1. That blue blob in the corner of the map is the lake we're headed for.
  2. <flicked a blob of jelly on the toast and began to spread it around>

Origin of BLOB

Middle English (Scots)
First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with BLOB



Definition of BLOB

transitive verb
:  to mark with blobs :  splotch

First Known Use of BLOB

15th century
BLOBBING Defined for Kids


noun \ˈbläb\

Definition of BLOB for Kids

:  a small lump or drop of something thick <a blob of paint>


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