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Meaning of BLAT

Pronunciation:  blat

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  cry plaintively; "The lambs were bleating"

BLAT is a 4 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: baa, blate, bleat
 See Also: emit, let loose, let out, utter



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Blat\, v. i.
    To cry, as a calf or sheep; to bleat; to make a senseless
    noise; to talk inconsiderately. [Low]
  2. \Blat\, v. t.
    To utter inconsiderately. [Low]
          If I have anything on my mind, I have to blat it right
          out.                                     --W. D.
Computing Dictionary

1. blast.

2. See thud.

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