blob blob  /b ˈlɑb/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an indistinct shapeless form
  2. (v) make a spot or mark onto

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Greg Lynn has a thing for the blob.
  2. In the intervening 112 years, the coveted awards have been rectangular, ridged, doughnut-like, gilded and--for the 1972 Sapporo Winter Games--shaped like an amorphous blob.

News

  1. Hints from Heloise: Keep marshmallows from sticking together

    Dear Heloise I bought a bag of miniature marshmallows, which I stored in the pantry. I opened them three weeks later to use, and they were all stuck together in one big blob. It was a sticky mess getting them separated to use in my dessert recipe. How can I avoid this problem? -- Ruth F. in Ohio
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Erie Times-News

  2. Heloise: These tips will help keep marshmallows fresh

    Dear Heloise: I bought a bag of miniature marshmallows, which I stored in the pantry. I opened them three weeks later to use, and they were all stuck together in one big blob. How can I avoid this problem? - Ruth F.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Amarillo Globe-News

  3. Beware of ‘The Blob’! Injury lawsuit OK’d

    An ex-con’s visit to Bible camp has brought down the vengeance of “The Blob.”Brock Charles — who sued after he got hurt at an upstate religious retreat — deserves a trial over the broken bones he suffered while cavorting on a giant water toy, a judge has ruled.Charles, 29...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: New York Post

Quotes

  1. "There's a part of this thing that if I'm not careful, I'd be just a blob on the stage crying my guts out," Doherty told The Associated Press at the time. "Everybody knows about death and dying and sadness, so it's an exercise in staying in...
    on Jan 19, 2007 By: Denny Doherty Source: Forbes

  2. "It's kind of one big blob down there," Staal said when asked to specify the location of his pain. "I just have to get through it."
    on May 5, 2010 By: Jordan Staal Source: CBC.ca

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