clabber

noun
clab·​ber | \ ˈkla-bər How to pronounce clabber (audio) \

Definition of clabber

chiefly dialectal
: sour milk that has thickened or curdled

Examples of clabber in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For dessert Justice serves ice cream soured with more clabber cream. Mehr Singh, Bon Appétit, 18 July 2022

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First Known Use of clabber

1634, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for clabber

short for bonnyclabber

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The first known use of clabber was in 1634

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Last Updated

28 Jul 2022

Cite this Entry

“Clabber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clabber. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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