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blubbery

[bluhb-uh-ree] /ˈblʌb ə ri/
adjective
1.
abounding in or resembling blubber; fat.
2.
puffy; swollen:
blubbery lips.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; blubber + -y1
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  • Also not in doubt is that other things being equal, being blubbery is not good.
  • Their menu consists almost entirely of blubbery flesh, which doesn't need much done to it before it is swallowed.
  • With these simple legumes come a brace of blubbery frankfurters with skin as enthusiastically red as a maraschino cherry.
British Dictionary definitions for blubbery

blubbery

/ˈblʌbərɪ/
adjective -ier, -iest
1.
of, containing, or like blubber; fat
2.
weeping or with the face disfigured by weeping
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Word Origin and History for blubbery
adj.

1791, from blubber (n.) + -y (2).

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