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slobber

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 the fluid that is secreted into the mouth by certain glands
  • the dog got slobber all over our tennis ball

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2 unintelligible or meaningless talk
  • I couldn't make out any of the panhandler's slobber, but I gave the poor soul a buck anyway

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slobber

verb

Synonyms of slobber (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to let saliva or some other substance flow from the mouth
  • our dog always starts to slobber whenever we open a can of food

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2 to make an exaggerated display of affection or enthusiasm
  • right on cue, his entourage of sycophants began to slobber over every inane thing he said

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“Slobber.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slobber. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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