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slubber

play
transitive verb slub·ber \ˈslə-bər\

Definition of slubber

slubbered

slubbering

play \-b(ə-)riŋ\
  1. 1 dial chiefly English :  stain, sully

  2. 2 :  to perform in a slipshod fashion



Origin and Etymology of slubber

probably from obsolete Dutch slubberen


First Known Use: 1530

Rhymes with slubber

blubber, clubber, drubber, dubber, grubber, lubber, rubber, scrubber, snubber, tubber


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