Definition of blubber verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

blubber

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈblʌbə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblʌbər//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they blubber
BrE BrE//ˈblʌbə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblʌbər//
 
he / she / it blubbers
BrE BrE//ˈblʌbəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblʌbərz//
 
past simple blubbered
BrE BrE//ˈblʌbəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblʌbərd//
 
past participle blubbered
BrE BrE//ˈblʌbəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblʌbərd//
 
-ing form blubbering
BrE BrE//ˈblʌbərɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblʌbərɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive, transitive] (+ speech) (informal, disapproving) to cry noisily There he sat, blubbering like a baby. Word Originverb late Middle English: probably symbolic; compare with blob and the noun blubber.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: blubber

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