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blurb

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noun \ˈblərb\

Simple Definition of blurb

  • : a short description that praises something (such as a book) so that people will want to buy it

Full Definition of blurb

  1. :  a short publicity notice (as on a book jacket)

Examples of blurb

  1. a blurb on a book jacket



Origin of blurb

coined by Gelett Burgess


First Known Use: 1914

Rhymes with blurb


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blurb

verb

Definition of blurb

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to describe or praise in a blurb



1915

First Known Use of blurb

1915


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