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blubber

verb [I] uk   /ˈblʌb.ər/ us    // (-rr-) informal disapproving (UK informal blub)
to cry in a noisy way like a child: There he sat, cowering against the wall, blubbering like a child. Oh stop blubbing! Your knee can't hurt that much.

blubber

noun [U] uk   /ˈblʌb.ər/ us    //
the thick layer of fat under the skin of sea mammals, such as whales, that keeps them warm informal too much body fat on a human: Take some exercise and get rid of some of that blubber!
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