[T]his is not a book review—it is an act of drooling voyeurism.
drooling over such luxury was supposed to result in a cathexis of the Ralph Lauren label.
1802, apparently a dialectal variant or contraction of drivel. Related: Drooled; drooling. The noun is from 1860s.
To talk foolishly or stupidly; utter inanities (1900s+)