glob

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noun \ˈgläb\

Definition of glob

  1. 1 :  a small drop :  blob

  2. 2 :  a usually large and rounded mass

globby

play \ˈglä-bē\ adjective

Examples of glob in a Sentence

  1. A glob of ice cream was stuck to his mustache.

  2. found a glob of chewing gum under my theater seat

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Origin and Etymology of glob

perhaps blend of globe and blob


GLOB Defined for English Language Learners

glob

play
noun

Definition of glob for English Language Learners

  • : a large, round drop of something soft or wet


GLOB Defined for Kids

glob

noun \ˈgläb\

Definition of glob for Students

  1. :  a roundish drop of something soft or wet a glob of whipped cream



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