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Synonyms for blubber
ˈblʌb ərblub·ber

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  1. blubberverb

    To swell or disfigure (the face) with weeping; to wet with tears.

    Dear Cloe, how blubbered is that pretty face! Prior.

    adipose tissue

Princeton's WordNet

  1. blubbernoun

    an insulating layer of fat under the skin of whales and other large marine mammals; used as a source of oil

    fatness, fat, avoirdupois

  2. fatness, fat, blubber, avoirdupoisverb

    excess bodily weight

    "she disliked fatness in herself as well as in others"

    avoirdupois, fatness, fatty tissue, fat, avoirdupois weight, adipose tissue

  3. snivel, sniffle, blubber, blub, snuffleverb

    cry or whine with snuffling

    "Stop snivelling--you got yourself into this mess!"

    sniffle, snuff, snivel, sniff, whine, blubber out, blub, snuffle

  4. blubber, blubber outverb

    utter while crying

    sniffle, blubber out, snuffle, blub, snivel

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Editors Contribution

  1. skinny

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. blubbernoun

    whale fat

  2. blubberverb

    cry (so as to swell the cheeks), whine, whimper, weep

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "blubber":

    grease, fat, lard, bacon, slob, fucker

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  1. Ken Balcomb:

    Environmental contamination is a serious issue for these whales, and it is exacerbated during times of nutritional stress when their toxic blubber is metabolized to maintain body functions.

  2. Ken Balcomb:

    The baby was so newborn, it didn’t have blubber. It kept sinking, and the mother would raise it to the surface.

  3. Annette Hosoi:

    When the animal is out of the water, blubber can be heavy and cumbersome.

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    A synonym of "kittenish"
    • A. unplayful
    • B. sober
    • C. serious
    • D. frisky

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