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slobber

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verb slob·ber \ˈslä-bər\

Definition of slobber

slobbered

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slobbering

play \ˈslä-b(ə-)riŋ\
  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to let saliva dribble from the mouth :  drool

  3. 2 :  to indulge the feelings effusively and without restraint

  4. transitive verb
  5. :  to smear with or as if with dribbling saliva or food

slobberer

play \ˈslä-bər-ər\ noun

Examples of slobber in a Sentence

  1. Her baby just slobbered on the blanket.

  2. The puppy slobbered all over me.

Origin and Etymology of slobber

Middle English sloberen to eat in a slovenly manner; akin to Low German slubberen to sip


First Known Use: 1607


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slobber

noun slob·ber

Definition of slobber

  1. 1 :  saliva drooled from the mouth

  2. 2 :  driveling, sloppy, or incoherent utterance

slobbery

play \ˈslä-b(ə-)rē\ adjective

Examples of slobber in a Sentence

  1. the dog got slobber all over our tennis ball

  2. I couldn't make out any of the panhandler's slobber, but I gave the poor soul a buck anyway.

Circa 1755

First Known Use of slobber

circa 1755



SLOBBER Defined for English Language Learners

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slobber

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verb slob·ber \ˈslä-bər\

Definition of slobber for English Language Learners

  • : to let saliva or liquid flow from your mouth


SLOBBER Defined for Kids

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slobber

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verb slob·ber \ˈslä-bər\

Definition of slobber for Students

slobbered

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slobbering

  1. :  to let saliva or liquid dribble from the mouth


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slobber

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noun slob·ber

Definition of slobber for Students

  1. :  dripping saliva



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