sla·ver /ˈslævɚ, ˈslev, ˈslɑv-/ 不及物動詞
Slab·ber v. i. [imp. & p. p. Slabbered p. pr. & vb. n. Slabbering.] To let saliva or some liquid fall from the mouth carelessly, like a child or an idiot; to drivel; to drool. [Written also slaver, and slobber.]
1. A vessel engaged in the slave trade; a slave ship.
2. A person engaged in the purchase and sale of slaves; a slave merchant, or slave trader.
The slaver's hand was on the latch,
He seemed in haste to go. --Longfellow.
Slav·er v. i. [imp. & p. p. Slavered p. pr. & vb. n. Slavering.]
1. To suffer spittle, etc., to run from the mouth.
2. To be besmeared with saliva.
Slav·er, v. t. To smear with saliva issuing from the mouth; to defile with drivel; to slabber.
Slav·er, n. Saliva driveling from the mouth.
Of all mad creatures, if the learned are right,
It is the slaver kills, and not the bite. --Pope.
n 1: a person engaged in slave trade [syn: slave dealer, slave
2: someone who owns slaves [syn: slaveholder, slave owner]
v : let saliva drivel from the mouth; "The baby drooled" [syn: drivel,
drool, slabber, slobber, dribble]