Examples of glob in a Sentence
A glob of ice cream was stuck to his mustache.
found a glob of chewing gum under my theater seat
Recent Examples of glob from the Web
At a TEDx talk in 2012, Friedman likened the seasteading movement to the Cambrian Explosion—a moment in evolutionary history when the globs and mollusks of the primordial soup gave way to a diverse array of complex organisms.
In 2007, A Dutch schoolteacher named Hanny van Arkel discovered a weird green glob of gas in space.
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Origin and Etymology of glob
perhaps blend of globe and blob
First Known Use: 1900See Words from the same year
GLOB Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of glob for English Language Learners
: a large, round drop of something soft or wet
GLOB Defined for Kids
Definition of glob for Students
: a roundish drop of something soft or wet a glob of whipped cream
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