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slaver

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verb sla·ver \ˈsla-vər, ˈslā-, ˈslä-\

Simple Definition of slaver

  • : to allow liquid to drip out of the mouth

Full Definition of slaver

sla·veredsla·ver·ing play \-v(ə-)riŋ\

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  drool, slobber

  3. transitive verb
  4. archaic :  to smear with or as if with saliva

Examples of slaver

  1. <a dog slavering over a bone>



Origin of slaver

Middle English, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse slafra to slaver; akin to Middle Dutch slabben to slaver


First Known Use: 14th century


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slaver

noun sla·ver

Definition of slaver

  1. :  saliva dribbling from the mouth



14th Century

First Known Use of slaver

14th century


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slaver

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noun slav·er \ˈslā-vər\

Definition of slaver

  1. 1a :  a ship used in the slave tradeb :  a person engaged in the slave trade

  2. 2 :  white slaver



Origin of slaver

1slave


First Known Use: 1827


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