Definition of 'blob'
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Serve in slices, plain or with a dusting of icing sugar and a blob of thick cream. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is a tiny, narrow band of fluidity in the middle and great big blobs at the end. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Sugar binds to proteins and forms a rigid blob that stops proteins in the body working efficiently. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Big orange blob all over my visor. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Add a blob of writing icing for pupils. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The natty gun fires blobs of green paint which can be used to destroy enemies. The Sun (2009)Drizzle the honey over and put blobs of the mustard all over. The Sun (2015)What are the white blobs sticking to the stem of my lemon tree? The Sun (2016)The blobs act like glue until the pump is turned off. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Locals rushed to chip off pieces from the waxy white blob. The Sun (2013)There was a blob of shaving cream on his eyebrow. Christianity Today (2000)Pipe blobs of cream over the pastry and put the blueberries between the cream. The Sun (2012)The changing procedure was straightforward and left only a small blob of yellow grease on the kitchen table. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Melt the butter in the pan over a medium heat and add a tiny blob of groundnut oil. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Add a blob of cream to the top of each jelly and sprinkle with a pinch of zest. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is the first time you don't have control of the little pink blob. The Sun (2015)Complex chemical molecules began to clump together to form microscopic blobs - cells. The Sun (2009)Scatter with chopped parsley and add a big blob of Dijon mustard on the side. Times, Sunday Times (2012)If you wear one colour you'll look like a big blob. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I remember being showed the scan and seeing dark blobs around my ovaries. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)A big pink blob with an inane grin who has been bouncing around for years. The Sun (2011)We could end up squeezing the insurgents out and we'll just have to see where they blob up again. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Using a teaspoon, drop a small blob of the hot jam on the frozen saucer and push the blob with a finger. Times, Sunday Times (2011)When all the white of your card is covered, dot your strip with blobs of glue and sprinkle it with glitter and sequins. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The blob of white hair on Ed's head looks like a target. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Used Occasionally. blob is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'blob'
British English: blob NOUN
A blob of thick or sticky liquid is a small, often round, amount of it.
...a blob of chocolate mousse.
Definition of blob from the Collins English Dictionary
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