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slobber

slob·ber

slobber

 
pronunciation:
sla br
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: slobbered, slobbering, slobbers
definition 1: to let liquid, esp. saliva, dribble from the mouth; drool.
The cow slobbered as it chewed the hay.
similar words:
dribble, drivel, drool
definition 2: to be excessively emotional or enthusiastic.
The critics slobbered over every new book he wrote.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to drool on.
The dog slobbered the back seat of the car.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: saliva that drips from the mouth; drool.
similar words:
drivel, drool
definition 2: excessively emotional speech or writing.
derivation: slobberer (n.)