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drool

verb [I] uk   /druːl/ us  
to allow saliva (= liquid in the mouth) to flow out of your mouth: The dog lay drooling on the mat. I drooled all over my pillow.
Phrasal verbs

drool

noun [U] uk   /druːl/ us  
saliva that has come out of your mouth
Translations of “drool”
in Chinese (Traditional) 流口水,垂涎…
in Russian пускать слюни…
in Turkish salyası akmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 流口水,垂涎…
in Polish ślinić się…
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