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drool bucket

1. An unintelligent or moronic person, derogatorily likened to a mentally disabled person (i.e., one who may drool involuntarily). The Internet is filled with drool buckets like you who make ignorant claims with no basis in reality.
2. A figurative bucket needed to collect saliva as a result of seeing someone or something particularly attractive. I'm going to show you my grandfather's vintage 1967 Corvette—get your drool bucket ready!
3. Someone, especially a baby, who drools a great deal. He's such a happy baby, but my goodness, he's a little drool bucket!
See also: bucket, drool

drool (all) over (someone or something)

1. Literally, to release saliva from one's mouth onto someone or something. Can you please come in here and get your dog before he drools all over me?
2. To be very excited about or interested in something. For Christmas, I got my boyfriend the fancy speakers he'd been drooling over at the store.
See also: drool, over

drool (all) over someone or something

1. . Lit. to drip saliva on someone or something. You're drooling all over my plate! The dog drooled all over my hand.
2. Fig. to envy or desire someone or something. (Alludes to drooling from hunger.) The boys stood there, drooling over the fancy sports car. Wally Wilson spent many hours drooling over photographs of Marilyn.
See also: drool, over

drool (all) over someone/something

in. to show enormous desire for someone or something. Sam was drooling over Martha like a lovesick calf.
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drool over someone/something

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mod. can withstand idiots who drool. (Of well-written software that even droolings idiots can operate without crashing.) This software package is drool-proof. Even my grandmother could use it.
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We made an effort to educate everyone around Austin so that if they understood why he drooled, they might be more compassionate.
Have you ever drooled over the shoes women dancers wear in shows such as Forever Tango or Tango Argentino?
WITH the Los Angeles Unified School District desperate to find sites for 100 new campuses, it isn't any wonder that officials drooled when they looked at the Robinsons-May Co.
They've dissected his ``empire,'' analyzed his galaxies, chronicled his life and accomplishments into dull exegesis, even drooled over his warehouse of toys, but the real story is the soul of this exceptionally private man, who serves as warning to us well-meaning, worried parents: Never stop believing in your kids, however grim it looks.
Toys are hugged, they're loved, they're chewed on and drooled on,'' said Anna Dooley, vice president of marketing for Playskool.
By now you may have seen "Restoration" on the big screen and drooled over the costumes and sets.