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Meaning of SLABBER

Pronunciation:  'slabur

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  let saliva drivel from the mouth; "The baby drooled"

SLABBER is a 7 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: dribble, drivel, drool, slaver, slobber
 See Also: drool over, salivate, slobber over



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Slab"ber\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Slabbered}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Slabbering}.] [OE. slaberen; akin to LG. & D.
    slabbern, G. schlabbern, LG. & D. slabben, G. schlabben,
    Icel. slafra. Cf. {Slaver}, {Slobber}, {Slubber}.]
    To let saliva or some liquid fall from the mouth carelessly,
    like a child or an idiot; to drivel; to drool. [Written also
    {slaver}, and {slobber}.]
  2. \Slab"ber\, v. t.
    1. To wet and foul spittle, or as if with spittle.
             He slabbered me over, from cheek to cheek, with his
             great tongue.                         --Arbuthnot.
    2. To spill liquid upon; to smear carelessly; to spill, as
       liquid foed or drink, in careless eating or drinking.
             The milk pan and cream pot so slabbered and tost
             That butter is wanting and cheese is half lost.
  3. \Slab"ber\, n.
    Spittle; saliva; slaver.
  4. \Slab"ber\, n. [See 1st {Slab}.] (Mach.)
    (a) A saw for cutting slabs from logs.
    (b) A slabbing machine.