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drool

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of drool

  1. 1 language, behavior, or ideas that are absurd and contrary to good sense <the only thing more pathetic than the pop psychologist who gushed such drool was the public that lapped it up> Synonyms applesauce [slang], balderdash, baloney (also boloney), beans, bilge, blah (also blah-blah), blarney, blather, blatherskite, blither, bosh, bull [slang], bunk, bunkum (or buncombe), claptrap, codswallop [British], crapola [slang], crock, drivel, nonsense, fiddle, fiddle-faddle, fiddlesticks, flannel [British], flapdoodle, folderol (also falderal), folly, foolishness, fudge, garbage, guff, hogwash, hokeypokey, hokum, hoodoo, hooey, horsefeathers [slang], humbug, humbuggery, jazz, malarkey (also malarky), moonshine, muck, nerts [slang], nuts, piffle, poppycock, punk, rot, rubbish, senselessness, silliness, slush, stupidity, taradiddle (or tarradiddle), tommyrot, tosh, trash, trumpery, twaddleRelated Words absurdity, asininity, fatuity, foolery, idiocy, imbecility, inaneness, inanity, insanity, kookiness, lunacy; absurdness, craziness, madness, senselessness, witlessness; hoity-toity, monkey business, monkeyshine(s), shenanigan(s), tomfoolery; gas, hot air, rigmarole (also rigamarole); double-talk, greek, hocus-pocusNear Antonyms levelheadedness, rationality, reasonability, reasonableness, sensibleness; common sense, horse sense, sense; discernment, judgment (or judgement), wisdom

  2. 2 the fluid that is secreted into the mouth by certain glands <the baby left a puddle of drool on my shirt> Synonyms saliva, slaver, slobber, spit, spittleRelated Words foam, froth; expectoration, salivation, sputum




drool

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of drool

  1. 1 to let saliva or some other substance flow from the mouth <the dog drooled when we put the steak down on the floor> Synonyms dribble, drivel, salivate, slaver, slobber Related Words water; expectorate, spit; foam, froth, splutter; sputter

  2. 2 to make an exaggerated display of affection or enthusiasm <middle-aged men drooling over a starlet half their age> Synonyms gush, effuse, enthuse, fuss, rave, rhapsodize, slobberRelated Words dote (on), fawn; emote

  3. 3 to speak rapidly, inarticulately, and usually unintelligibly <stop drooling, slow down, and take a deep breath, because I can't understand you> Synonyms bumble, chat, chatter, drivel, babble, gabble, gibber, jabber, prattle, sputterRelated Words blabber, blather, bleat, blither, gab, jangle, jaw, patter, prate, rattle, run on, smatter, tittle-tattle, troll, yak (also yack); chunter [British], maunder, mouth, mumble, murmur, mutter; stammer, stutter; screech, shout, shriekNear Antonyms articulate, enunciate, pronounce




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