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drools

noun
plural of drool

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the fluid that is secreted into the mouth by certain glands
  • the baby left a puddle of drool on my shirt

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drools

verb
present tense third-person singular of drool

Synonyms & Antonyms of drools (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to let saliva or some other substance flow from the mouth
  • the dog drooled when we put the steak down on the floor

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2 to make an exaggerated display of affection or enthusiasm
  • middle-aged men drooling over a starlet half their age

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3 to speak rapidly, inarticulately, and usually unintelligibly
  • stop drooling, slow down, and take a deep breath, because I can't understand you

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“Drools.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/drools. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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