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drool
American English: /drul/
British English: /druːl/

Translation of drool in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1.1
    (dog/baby)
    we drooled at the sight of the cakes
    se nos hizo agua la boca or (Spain) la boca agua al ver los pasteles
    saliva drooled from its mouth
    babeaba
    se le caía la baba
    Example sentences
    • When Cordelia puts some of the stuff in her mouth, she rolls it around in her mouth, looks terrified, and drools uncontrollably.
    • She stirred and then opened her mouth and began to drool.
    • All our mouths dropped, and began to drool, I know Jesse did.
    1.2 (gloat)to drool over something/somebodyhe drools over you
    se le cae la baba por ti [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • And now that I've drooled over Danny's site, my eyes are wandering over to the cupboard where I keep a secret stash of notebooks, colouring pencils and of course a supply of purple pens.
    • Another girl friend drooled over Steve McQueen.
    • While the sales lady took 45 minutes to ring it up, I drooled over the jewelry and pointed out items for the kid to tell her father to get for me.

noun

uncountable (American English)
  • 1.1 (dribble)
    babas (feminine plural)
    1.2 (drivel) [slang]
    bobadas (feminine plural) [colloquial]
    memeces (feminine plural) (Spain) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Bill was staring at Heather with a small puddle of drool just waiting to fall from the edge of his parted lips.
    • I know sometimes I drop the act and my eyes glaze over and a droplet of drool trickles from the corner of my mouth.
    • The hideous fangs that hung from his mouth were covered in drool, releasing a deadly, foul odour.

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