slibbersauce

noun
variants: or

slibber–slabber

Definition of slibbersauce

plural

-s

obsolete

  1. :  a sloppy or nauseating concoction used as food or medicine or as a cosmetic

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Origin and Etymology of slibbersauce

slibbersauce, probably from Middle Low German slibber, slipper slippery (akin to Old English slipor slippery) + English sauce; slibber-slabber, perhaps reduplication of 1slabber — more at slippery, slabber


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