drooling


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drool

 (dro͞ol)
v. drooled, drool·ing, drools
v.intr.
1. To let saliva run from the mouth; drivel.
2. Informal To make an extravagant show of appreciation or desire.
3. Informal To talk nonsense.
v.tr.
To let run from the mouth.
n.
1. Saliva.
2. Informal Senseless talk; drivel.

[Perhaps alteration of drivel.]
Translations

drooling

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References in classic literature ?
An old man, famous for his wisdom and his habit of drooling on his shirt- front, suggested that they first catch their hare.
When the cancer broke, she dressed it every day; sometimes she brought him some cake and placed him in the sun on a bundle of hay; and the poor old creature, trembling and drooling, would thank her in his broken voice, and put out his hands whenever she left him.
But for the fact that the white-gods were there below and were certain to be back at any moment, not many moments would Jerry have held the deck, for every lessened mile between the return boys and Malaita contributed a rising of their spirits, and under the imminence of their old-time independence, Lerumie, as an instance of many of them, with strong gustatory sensations and a positive drooling at the mouth, regarded Jerry in terms of food and vengeance that were identical.
The most aldermanic, with his chin upon a heart-leaf, which serves for a napkin to his drooling chaps, under this northern shore quaffs a deep draught of the once scorned water, and passes round the cup with the ejaculation tr-r-r-oonk, tr-r-r--oonk, tr-r-r-oonk
Drooling can be a sign of dental problems, so I'd recommend a trip to your vet.
Drooling can be tackled in a slightly different way.
Summary: London [UK], august 11 (ANI): Jennifer Lawrence's 'Mother' has already left her fans drooling thanks to its bone-chilling trailer, but her fans are not going to be happy when they discover what she went through during the shooting of the horror flick.
Dogs often show obvious signs of distress such as panting, drooling and excessive barking, but other pets show more subtle signs which can include, ears pricked forward or back, acting withdrawn or trying to hide away.
These unisex bandana drool bibs (4-pack set) are made of absorbent cotton to handle any drooling, but also look great on baby and come in a convenient travel baby bag organizer.
Contract notice: Improvement And Development Of Local Warning System Flood Of Drooling In Saint-Cere - Implementation Of The System
Drooling Tom Devers was slumped over the steering wheel of his works van after taking a cocktai l of drugs.
He also wonders whether the grazers' battle against fungi in grasses would have driven herbivores to evolve sabotage drooling.