Definitions for salivateˈsæl əˌveɪt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. salivate(verb)

    produce saliva

    "We salivated when he described the great meal"

  2. salivate, drool(verb)

    be envious, desirous, eager for, or extremely happy about something

    "She was salivating over the raise she anticipated"

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  1. salivate(Verb)

    To produce saliva.

  2. salivate(Verb)

    To show eager anticipation at the expectation of something.

    He's been salivating over the latest model sports car for awhile now.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Salivate(verb)

    to produce an abnormal flow of saliva in; to produce salivation or ptyalism in, as by the use of mercury

  2. Salivate(verb)

    to produce saliva, esp. in excess

  3. Origin: [L. salivatus, p. p. of salivare to salivate. See Saliva.]

Anagrams of salivate »

  1. aestival, æstival

  2. Aestival

  3. Æstival


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