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blub

(blʌb)
vb, blubs, blubbing or blubbed
Brit a slang word for blubber1, blubber2, blubber3
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blub


Past participle: blubbed
Gerund: blubbing

Imperative
blub
blub
Present
I blub
you blub
he/she/it blubs
we blub
you blub
they blub
Preterite
I blubbed
you blubbed
he/she/it blubbed
we blubbed
you blubbed
they blubbed
Present Continuous
I am blubbing
you are blubbing
he/she/it is blubbing
we are blubbing
you are blubbing
they are blubbing
Present Perfect
I have blubbed
you have blubbed
he/she/it has blubbed
we have blubbed
you have blubbed
they have blubbed
Past Continuous
I was blubbing
you were blubbing
he/she/it was blubbing
we were blubbing
you were blubbing
they were blubbing
Past Perfect
I had blubbed
you had blubbed
he/she/it had blubbed
we had blubbed
you had blubbed
they had blubbed
Future
I will blub
you will blub
he/she/it will blub
we will blub
you will blub
they will blub
Future Perfect
I will have blubbed
you will have blubbed
he/she/it will have blubbed
we will have blubbed
you will have blubbed
they will have blubbed
Future Continuous
I will be blubbing
you will be blubbing
he/she/it will be blubbing
we will be blubbing
you will be blubbing
they will be blubbing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been blubbing
you have been blubbing
he/she/it has been blubbing
we have been blubbing
you have been blubbing
they have been blubbing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been blubbing
you will have been blubbing
he/she/it will have been blubbing
we will have been blubbing
you will have been blubbing
they will have been blubbing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been blubbing
you had been blubbing
he/she/it had been blubbing
we had been blubbing
you had been blubbing
they had been blubbing
Conditional
I would blub
you would blub
he/she/it would blub
we would blub
you would blub
they would blub
Past Conditional
I would have blubbed
you would have blubbed
he/she/it would have blubbed
we would have blubbed
you would have blubbed
they would have blubbed
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.blub - cry or whine with snufflingblub - cry or whine with snuffling; "Stop snivelling--you got yourself into this mess!"
weep, cry - shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain; "She cried bitterly when she heard the news of his death"; "The girl in the wheelchair wept with frustration when she could not get up the stairs"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations

blub

[blʌb] VI (Brit) → lloriquear
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

blub

vi (inf)heulen (inf), → flennen (inf, pej)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
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But please, get nominating or I'll be sat there blubbing on my own!
At other times I didn't even know why I was blubbing, but I suspect there was a simple explanation: This programme has always been as much about us as it has been about a bunch of people we only know from watching them on the television screen.
GARY ANDERSON admits he has been left a blubbing wreck by the bravery of battling Berry van Peer.
Once I'd stopped blubbing I said 'OK what can you do for me?' That's when they said that there might be a trial drug option."
Expect emotionally charged scenes and the disturbing sight of boot-faced Shirley blubbing as she and her crosspatch father have a final heart-to-heart before Stan peacefully slips away.
Her character Roxy is a blubbing wreck as the day arrives, on Tuesday, when it's time for doctors to turn off Ronnie's ventilator.
NOT an easy week for Kirstie Allsop and Phil Spencer on Location, Location, Location (Channel 4, Thursday) - a young couple who hadn't previously viewed a single house, and a mum-to-be who started blubbing as soon as she walked into a beautiful house in lovely Lydiate.
THERE was more blubbing when Jamie Oliver attempted his American Food Revolution.
"And when I turned to check if anyone had snared me for blubbing I realised that every single person around me also had tears in their eyes.
But how many of your friends can watch you blubbing, work their magic, and send you away feeling and looking better than when you came in?
In tears, she called me at work last week, blubbing, "Baul Hograby's gob a thib dob on his (sniff) shbow".