noun \ˈgläb\

: a large, round drop of something soft or wet

Full Definition of GLOB

:  a small drop :  blob
:  a usually large and rounded mass
glob·by \ˈglä-bē\ adjective

Examples of GLOB

  1. A glob of ice cream was stuck to his mustache.
  2. <found a glob of chewing gum under my theater seat>

Origin of GLOB

perhaps blend of globe and blob
First Known Use: 1900

Rhymes with GLOB

GLOB Defined for Kids


noun \ˈgläb\

Definition of GLOB for Kids

:  a roundish drop of something soft or wet <a glob of whipped cream>


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