Definition of glob in English:


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Pronunciation: /glɒb


  • A lump of a semi-liquid substance: thick globs of mozzarella cheese
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    • Strapping it around his waist, he took two globs of slimy substance and pasted them onto the doors.
    • The gold can occur in fractures, seams, masses, or small globs.
    • Each bit has a home, like paint spread thickly across a canvas instead of in globs dropped here and there.


early 20th century: perhaps a blend of blob and gob1.

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